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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Beijing (PEK)

Distance from New York to Beijing (John F. Kennedy International Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 6837 miles / 11004 kilometers / 5942 nautical miles.

How far is Beijing from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6837.423 miles
  • 11003.766 kilometers
  • 5941.558 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
  • 6821.634 miles
  • 10978.355 kilometers
  • 5927.838 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 Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) is 13 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Beijing is 13 hours. Beijing is 13 hours ahead of New York.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 841 kg (1 855 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 Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

Map

New York to Beijing flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Beijing (PEK).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6837

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