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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Springfield, IL (SPI)

Flight distance from New York to Springfield (New York LaGuardia Airport – Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport) is 836 miles / 1346 kilometers / 727 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Springfield (SPI) is 949 miles / 1527 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Springfield.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (SPI).

How far is Springfield from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 836.178 miles
  • 1345.698 kilometers
  • 726.619 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
  • 834.092 miles
  • 1342.341 kilometers
  • 724.806 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 Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
City: Springfield, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPI
ICAO Code: KSPI
Coordinates: 39°50′38″N, 89°40′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Springfield is 1 hour. Springfield is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Springfield, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (305 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Springfield (SPI).

Distance:
836
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
836

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