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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Flight distance from New York to Tucson (New York LaGuardia Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 2132 miles / 3431 kilometers / 1853 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Tucson (TUS) is 2401 miles / 3864 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).

How far is Tucson from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2132.047 miles
  • 3431.197 kilometers
  • 1852.698 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
  • 2127.882 miles
  • 3424.494 kilometers
  • 1849.079 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Tucson is 3 hours. Tucson is 3 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Tucson, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 233 kg (513 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Tucson (TUS).

Distance:
2132
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2132

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