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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Montego Bay (MBJ)

Distance from New York to Montego Bay (Sangster International Airport – John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 1544 miles / 2486 kilometers / 1342 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1544.437 miles
  • 2485.530 kilometers
  • 1342.079 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
  • 1549.015 miles
  • 2492.898 kilometers
  • 1346.057 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Sangster International Airport (MBJ) is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Montego Bay is 1 hour. Montego Bay is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

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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 Sangster International Airport
City: Montego Bay
Country: Jamaica Flag of Jamaica
IATA Code: MBJ
ICAO Code: MKJS
Coordinates: 18°30′13″N, 77°54′48″W

Map

New York to Montego Bay flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Montego Bay (MBJ).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1544

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