# Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)

Flight distance from New York to Salt Lake City (New York LaGuardia Airport – Salt Lake City International Airport) is 1983 miles / 3191 kilometers / 1723 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Salt Lake City (SLC) is 2186 miles / 3518 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 27 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Salt Lake City.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

## How far is Salt Lake City from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Salt Lake City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1982.560 miles
• 3190.622 kilometers
• 1722.798 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 1977.516 miles
• 3182.504 kilometers
• 1718.414 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

B Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Salt Lake City is 2 hours. Salt Lake City is 2 hours behind New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 216 kg (476 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Salt Lake City (SLC).

Distance:
1983
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1983

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