Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Vancouver (YVR)

Flight distance from New York to Vancouver (New York LaGuardia Airport – Vancouver International Airport) is 2439 miles / 3926 kilometers / 2120 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Vancouver (YVR) is 3031 miles / 4878 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR).

How far is Vancouver from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2439.473 miles
• 3925.951 kilometers
• 2119.844 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
• 2433.152 miles
• 3915.778 kilometers
• 2114.351 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
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

B Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 268 kg (591 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Vancouver (YVR).

Distance:
2439
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2439

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