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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Flight distance from New York to Knoxville (New York LaGuardia Airport – Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport) is 647 miles / 1042 kilometers / 563 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Knoxville (TYS) is 734 miles / 1181 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).

How far is Knoxville from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 647.441 miles
  • 1041.955 kilometers
  • 562.611 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
  • 646.637 miles
  • 1040.662 kilometers
  • 561.912 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 Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Knoxville.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Knoxville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (261 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Knoxville (TYS).

Distance:
647
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
647

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