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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Hong Kong (HKG)

Distance from New York to Hong Kong (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Hong Kong International Airport) is 8072 miles / 12990 kilometers / 7014 nautical miles.

How far is Hong Kong from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 8071.775 miles
  • 12990.263 kilometers
  • 7014.181 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
  • 8059.432 miles
  • 12970.399 kilometers
  • 7003.455 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 Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) is 15 hours 46 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Hong Kong is 12 hours. Hong Kong is 12 hours ahead of New York.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 1 019 kg (2 247 pounds).

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 Hong Kong International Airport
City: Hong Kong
Country: Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong
IATA Code: HKG
ICAO Code: VHHH
Coordinates: 22°18′32″N, 113°54′54″E

New York to Hong Kong flight path

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Hong Kong International Airport (HKG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Hong Kong (HKG).

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Air miles:
8072
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
8072

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