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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Leipzig (LEJ)

Flight distance from New York to Leipzig (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Leipzig/Halle Airport) is 3961 miles / 6375 kilometers / 3442 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path from New York to Leipzig.

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ).

How far is Leipzig from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3961.186 miles
  • 6374.910 kilometers
  • 3442.176 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
  • 3950.456 miles
  • 6357.643 kilometers
  • 3432.853 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 Leipzig/Halle Airport
City: Leipzig
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: LEJ
ICAO Code: EDDP
Coordinates: 51°25′56″N, 12°14′29″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Leipzig is 5 hours. Leipzig is 5 hours ahead of New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Leipzig

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 452 kg (995 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Leipzig (LEJ).

Distance:
3961
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3961

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