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Distance between Honolulu, HI (HNL) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Honolulu to New York (Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 4983 miles / 8020 kilometers / 4330 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 56 minutes.

Map of flight path from Honolulu to New York.

Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

How far is New York from Honolulu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4983.240 miles
  • 8019.748 kilometers
  • 4330.317 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
  • 4975.135 miles
  • 8006.704 kilometers
  • 4323.274 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

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 Honolulu and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours ahead of Honolulu.

Time Difference

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 582 kg (1 282 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Honolulu (HNL) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
4983
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4983

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