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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EST

Altenrhein

 CET

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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3973

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