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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Salt Lake City, UT

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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
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1983

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