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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Distance from New York to Frankfurt (John F. Kennedy International Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 3855 miles / 6205 kilometers / 3350 nautical miles.

How far is Frankfurt from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3855.417 miles
  • 6204.692 kilometers
  • 3350.266 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
  • 3845.033 miles
  • 6187.980 kilometers
  • 3341.242 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is 7 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 445 kg (980 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

New York to Frankfurt flight path

Shortest flight path between John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Frankfurt (FRA).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
3855
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0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3855

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