# Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Rio De Janeiro (GIG)

Distance from New York to Rio De Janeiro (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport) is 4786 miles / 7703 kilometers / 4159 nautical miles.

## How far is Rio De Janeiro from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 4786.265 miles
• 7702.747 kilometers
• 4159.151 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
• 4802.789 miles
• 7729.340 kilometers
• 4173.509 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) is 9 hours 33 minutes.

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Rio De Janeiro is 1 hour. Rio De Janeiro is 1 hour ahead of New York.

New York
Rio De Janeiro

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 564 kg (1 242 pounds).

## 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 Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

## New York to Rio De Janeiro flight path

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Rio De Janeiro (GIG).

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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4786

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