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

Flight distance from San Juan to New York (San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 1608 miles / 2588 kilometers / 1397 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Map of flight path from San Juan to New York.

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

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).

Airport information


A San Juan 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 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 San Juan and New York is 1 hour. New York is 1 hour behind San Juan.

Time Difference

San Juan

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (411 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Juan (SJU) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
1608
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1608

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