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Distance between Warsaw (WAW) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Warsaw to New York (Warsaw Chopin Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 4263 miles / 6861 kilometers / 3705 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path from Warsaw to New York.

Shortest flight path between Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Warsaw?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4263.236 miles
  • 6861.013 kilometers
  • 3704.651 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
  • 4251.591 miles
  • 6842.272 kilometers
  • 3694.531 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 Warsaw Chopin Airport
City: Warsaw
Country: Poland Flag of Poland
IATA Code: WAW
ICAO Code: EPWA
Coordinates: 52°9′56″N, 20°58′1″E

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 Warsaw and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours behind Warsaw.

Time Difference

Warsaw

 CET

New York, NY

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 489 kg (1 079 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Warsaw (WAW) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
4263
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4263

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