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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and New York, NY (JFK)

Distance from Seattle to New York (Boeing Field – John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 2420 miles / 3895 kilometers / 2103 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2420.330 miles
  • 3895.144 kilometers
  • 2103.209 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
  • 2414.043 miles
  • 3885.026 kilometers
  • 2097.746 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 Boeing Field (BFI) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is 5 hours 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and New York is 3 hours. New York is 3 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 270 kg (596 pounds).

Airport information


A Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

B 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

Seattle to New York flight path

Shortest flight path between Boeing Field (BFI) and John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → New York (JFK).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2420

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