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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Waterloo, IA (ALO)

Flight distance from New York to Waterloo (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Waterloo Regional Airport) is 972 miles / 1564 kilometers / 844 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (JFK) to Waterloo (ALO) is 1097 miles / 1766 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Waterloo.

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO).

How far is Waterloo from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 971.671 miles
  • 1563.753 kilometers
  • 844.359 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
  • 969.220 miles
  • 1559.809 kilometers
  • 842.229 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 Waterloo Regional Airport
City: Waterloo, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALO
ICAO Code: KALO
Coordinates: 42°33′25″N, 92°24′1″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Waterloo is 1 hour. Waterloo is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Waterloo, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Waterloo (ALO).

Distance:
972
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
972

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