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Distance between Milwaukee, WI (MKE) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Milwaukee to New York (Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 738 miles / 1188 kilometers / 641 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Milwaukee (MKE) to New York (LGA) is 882 miles / 1420 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Milwaukee?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 737.929 miles
  • 1187.582 kilometers
  • 641.243 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
  • 736.119 miles
  • 1184.668 kilometers
  • 639.670 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Milwaukee (MKE) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
738
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
738

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