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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Geneva (GVA)

Flight distance from New York to Geneva (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Geneva Airport) is 3863 miles / 6218 kilometers / 3357 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path from New York to Geneva.

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

How far is Geneva from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3863.486 miles
  • 6217.677 kilometers
  • 3357.277 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
  • 3853.258 miles
  • 6201.218 kilometers
  • 3348.390 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 Geneva Airport
City: Geneva
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: GVA
ICAO Code: LSGG
Coordinates: 46°14′17″N, 6°6′32″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Geneva

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 439 kg (969 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Geneva (GVA).

Distance:
3863
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3863

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