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Distance between San Juan (SJU) and New York, NY (LGA)

Distance from San Juan to New York (Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport – LaGuardia Airport) is 1608 miles / 2588 kilometers / 1397 nautical miles.

How far is New York from San Juan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1608.145 miles
  • 2588.058 kilometers
  • 1397.440 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
  • 1612.424 miles
  • 2594.945 kilometers
  • 1401.158 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 Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) to LaGuardia Airport (LGA) is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Juan and New York.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (388 pounds).

Airport information


A Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
City: San Juan
Country: Puerto Rico Flag of Puerto Rico
IATA Code: SJU
ICAO Code: TJSJ
Coordinates: 18°26′21″N, 66°0′6″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

San Juan to New York flight path

Shortest flight path between Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Juan (SJU) → New York (LGA).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
1608
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1608

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