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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Santa Ana, CA (SNA)

Flight distance from New York to Santa Ana (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Orange County John Wayne Airport) is 2454 miles / 3949 kilometers / 2133 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (JFK) to Santa Ana (SNA) is 2807 miles / 4517 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 52 minutes.

New York – Santa Ana

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2454
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3949
Kilometers
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2133
Nautical miles

How far is Santa Ana 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)
  • 2454.102 miles
  • 3949.495 kilometers
  • 2132.556 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
  • 2448.774 miles
  • 3940.920 kilometers
  • 2127.927 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 Orange County John Wayne Airport is 5 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New York and Santa Ana is 3 hours. Santa Ana is 3 hours behind New York.
New York time to Santa Ana time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New York to Santa Ana generates about 270 kg of CO2 per passenger, 270 kilograms is equal to 595 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 Santa Ana

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Orange County John Wayne Airport (SNA).

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 Orange County John Wayne Airport
City: Santa Ana, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SNA
ICAO Code: KSNA
Coordinates: 33°40′32″N, 117°52′4″W