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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Lugano (LUG)

Distance from New York to Lugano (John F. Kennedy International Airport – Lugano Airport) is 3991 miles / 6423 kilometers / 3468 nautical miles.

How far is Lugano from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3991.347 miles
  • 6423.450 kilometers
  • 3468.386 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
  • 3980.797 miles
  • 6406.471 kilometers
  • 3459.218 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 John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Lugano Airport (LUG) is 8 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Lugano is 6 hours. Lugano is 6 hours ahead of New York.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 462 kg (1 018 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 Lugano Airport
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: LUG
ICAO Code: LSZA
Coordinates: 46°0′15″N, 8°54′38″E

Map

New York to Lugano flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Lugano (LUG).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3991

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