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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and London (LTN)

Flight distance from New York to London (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Luton Airport) is 3447 miles / 5547 kilometers / 2995 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 1 minutes.

New York – London

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3447
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5547
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2995
Nautical miles

How far is London 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)
  • 3446.701 miles
  • 5546.927 kilometers
  • 2995.101 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
  • 3437.462 miles
  • 5532.059 kilometers
  • 2987.073 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 Luton Airport is 7 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New York and London is 5 hours. London is 5 hours ahead of New York.
New York time to London time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New York to London generates about 388 kg of CO2 per passenger, 388 kilograms is equal to 856 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from New York to London

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

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 Luton Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LTN
ICAO Code: EGGW
Coordinates: 51°52′28″N, 0°22′5″W