# Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Dakar (DKR)

Flight distance from New York to Dakar (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport) is 3806 miles / 6124 kilometers / 3307 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (DKR).

## How far is Dakar from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3805.585 miles
• 6124.495 kilometers
• 3306.963 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
• 3802.918 miles
• 6120.203 kilometers
• 3304.645 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 Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport
City: Dakar
Country: Senegal
IATA Code: DKR
ICAO Code: GOOY
Coordinates: 14°44′22″N, 17°29′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Dakar is 4 hours. Dakar is 4 hours ahead of New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 432 kg (953 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Dakar (DKR).

Distance:
3806
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3806

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