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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from New York to Las Vegas (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 2248 miles / 3618 kilometers / 1953 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (JFK) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 2547 miles / 4099 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 8 minutes.

New York – Las Vegas

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2248
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3618
Kilometers
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1953
Nautical miles

How far is Las Vegas from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2247.929 miles
  • 3617.691 kilometers
  • 1953.397 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
  • 2242.707 miles
  • 3609.287 kilometers
  • 1948.859 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 to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is 4 hours 45 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New York and Las Vegas is 3 hours. Las Vegas is 3 hours behind New York.
New York time to Las Vegas time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New York to Las Vegas generates about 246 kg of CO2 per passenger, 246 kilograms is equal to 542 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Las Vegas

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W