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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Bern (BRN)

Flight distance from New York to Bern (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Bern Airport) is 3903 miles / 6281 kilometers / 3392 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path from New York to Bern.

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Bern Airport (BRN).

How far is Bern from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3902.995 miles
  • 6281.262 kilometers
  • 3391.610 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
  • 3892.622 miles
  • 6264.568 kilometers
  • 3382.596 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 Bern Airport
City: Bern
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: BRN
ICAO Code: LSZB
Coordinates: 46°54′50″N, 7°29′49″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EST

Bern

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 444 kg (979 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Bern (BRN).

Distance:
3903
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3903

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