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Distance between Fort Myers, FL (RSW) and New York, NY (LGA)

Distance from Fort Myers to New York (Southwest Florida International Airport – LaGuardia Airport) is 1080 miles / 1739 kilometers / 939 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Fort Myers?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1080.361 miles
  • 1738.673 kilometers
  • 938.808 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
  • 1082.183 miles
  • 1741.605 kilometers
  • 940.391 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) to LaGuardia Airport (LGA) is 2 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fort Myers and New York.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (343 pounds).

Airport information


A Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W

B 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

Fort Myers to New York flight path

Shortest flight path between Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fort Myers (RSW) → New York (LGA).

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Air miles:
1080
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1080

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