# Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Altenrhein (ACH)

Flight distance from New York to Altenrhein (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport) is 3973 miles / 6394 kilometers / 3452 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 1 minutes.

## Map of flight path from New York to Altenrhein.

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport (ACH).

## How far is Altenrhein from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3972.891 miles
• 6393.748 kilometers
• 3452.348 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
• 3962.298 miles
• 6376.700 kilometers
• 3443.143 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

B St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport
City: Altenrhein
Country: Switzerland
IATA Code: ACH
ICAO Code: LSZR
Coordinates: 47°29′6″N, 9°33′38″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Altenrhein is 6 hours. Altenrhein is 6 hours ahead of New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 453 kg (999 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Altenrhein (ACH).

Distance:
3973
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3973

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