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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.

Frankfurt – New York

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3855
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6205
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3350
Nautical miles

How far is New York from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Frankfurt to New York is 7 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Frankfurt time to New York time converter

Time in Frankfurt: 00:00 ⇆ Time in New York: 00:00

Current local times

Frankfurt

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Frankfurt to New York generates about 438 kg of CO2 per passenger, 438 kilograms is equal to 966 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E
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