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How far is New York, NY, from Anchorage, AK?

The distance between Anchorage (Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) and New York (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 3385 miles / 5448 kilometers / 2942 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 6 hours and 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Anchorage (ANC) to New York (JFK) is 4420 miles / 7114 kilometers and travel time by car is about 84 hours 32 minutes.

Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport

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Distance from Anchorage to New York

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Anchorage to New York. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3385.460 miles
  • 5448.369 kilometers
  • 2941.884 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 3376.627 miles
  • 5434.155 kilometers
  • 2934.209 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).

How long does it take to fly from Anchorage to New York?

The estimated flight time from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport is 6 hours and 54 minutes.

What is the time difference between Anchorage and New York?

The time difference between Anchorage and New York is 4 hours. New York is 4 hours ahead of Anchorage.

Flight carbon footprint between Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

On average, flying from Anchorage to New York generates about 381 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 381 kilograms equals 839 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Anchorage to New York

Shortest flight path between Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

Airport information

Origin Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W
Destination New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W