The shortest distance (air line) between New-York and Los-Angeles is 2,446.32 mi ( 3,936.97 km). The shortest route between New-York and Los-Angeles is 2,789.97 mi (4,490.02 km) according to the route planner.
approximately 3980 kilometers
Unless you’re making a cross – country trip and renting a large vehicle, driving is almost always the cheapest travel option on paper. You’re driving your own vehicle which means you don’t have to “rent” a plane seat or rental car. You also have the flexibility to stop anywhere along the way to rest, eat, or sightsee.
A road trip from Los Angeles to New York is an undertaking as grand as the cities themselves – driving there non-stop would take you around 40 hours over the space of almost 4,500 kilometres. However, this isn’t a journey designed for haste – it’s one to be enjoyed.
The total cost of driving from New York , NY to Los Angeles , CA (one-way) is $302.83 at current gas prices . The round trip cost would be $605.66 to go from New York , NY to Los Angeles , CA and back to New York , NY again. Regular fuel costs are around $2.71 per gallon for your trip.
The longest domestic flight honors currently belong to Hawaiian Airlines. Their Boston to Honolulu route launched in April 2019 and operates 5 days a week. The route is 5,095 miles long and takes 11 hours flying to Hawaii and 10 hours returning eastbound.
On Numbeo’s cost of living index, which factors the cost of consumer goods prices, including groceries, restaurants, transportation, and utilities, Los Angeles scores 79.49 out of 100 in July 2020—meaning that it costs about 20% less to live here than in New York City, the index’s benchmark.
Taken head-to-head, L.A. has a higher murder rate than New York (seven homicides per 100,000 people versus four) and experiences more robberies and burglaries — in the latter case, nearly twice as many.
about 43 hours