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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to New York (Frankfurt Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 3855 miles / 6205 kilometers / 3350 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to New York.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

How far is New York from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3855.417 miles
  • 6204.692 kilometers
  • 3350.266 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
  • 3845.033 miles
  • 6187.980 kilometers
  • 3341.242 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

New York, NY

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 445 kg (980 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
3855
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3855

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