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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from New York to San Jose (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 2569 miles / 4135 kilometers / 2233 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (JFK) to San Jose (SJC) is 2952 miles / 4750 kilometers and travel time by car is about 52 hours 1 minutes.

New York – San Jose

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2569
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4135
Kilometers
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2233
Nautical miles

How far is San Jose 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)
  • 2569.213 miles
  • 4134.747 kilometers
  • 2232.585 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
  • 2563.025 miles
  • 4124.789 kilometers
  • 2227.208 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 San Jose International Airport is 5 hours 21 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New York and San Jose is 3 hours. San Jose is 3 hours behind New York.
New York time to San Jose time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New York to San Jose generates about 283 kg of CO2 per passenger, 283 kilograms is equal to 624 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to San Jose

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

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 San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

Airlines flying from New York (JFK) to San Jose (SJC)

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