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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Halifax (YHZ)

Flight distance from New York to Halifax (New York LaGuardia Airport – Halifax Stanfield International Airport) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers / 519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Halifax (YHZ) is 873 miles / 1405 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ).

How far is Halifax from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 597.275 miles
  • 961.221 kilometers
  • 519.018 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
  • 596.171 miles
  • 959.444 kilometers
  • 518.058 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 Halifax Stanfield International Airport
City: Halifax
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YHZ
ICAO Code: CYHZ
Coordinates: 44°52′50″N, 63°30′30″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Halifax is 1 hour. Halifax is 1 hour ahead of New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Halifax

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Halifax (YHZ).

Distance:
597
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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