How far is Johannesburg from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Johannesburg. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 7969.074 miles
- 12824.982 kilometers
- 6924.936 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
- 7973.028 miles
- 12831.344 kilometers
- 6928.372 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).
Estimated flight time from New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) is 15 hours 35 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Johannesburg is 6 hours. Johannesburg is 6 hours ahead of New York.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 1 004 kg (2 213 pounds).
New York to Johannesburg flight path
Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (JFK) → Johannesburg (JNB).