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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Accra (ACC)

Distance from New York to Accra (John F. Kennedy International Airport – Kotoka International Airport) is 5111 miles / 8225 kilometers / 4441 nautical miles.

How far is Accra from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5110.785 miles
  • 8225.011 kilometers
  • 4441.151 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
  • 5108.606 miles
  • 8221.504 kilometers
  • 4439.257 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 John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Kotoka International Airport (ACC) is 10 hours 10 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Accra is 5 hours. Accra is 5 hours ahead of New York.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 636 kg (1 403 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B Kotoka International Airport
City: Accra
Country: Ghana Flag of Ghana
IATA Code: ACC
ICAO Code: DGAA
Coordinates: 5°36′18″N, 0°10′0″W

Map

New York to Accra flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Accra (ACC).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5111

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