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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Zurich (ZRH)

Distance from New York to Zurich (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Zurich Airport) is 3931 miles / 6326 kilometers / 3416 nautical miles.

How far is Zurich from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3931.007 miles
  • 6326.343 kilometers
  • 3415.952 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
  • 3920.528 miles
  • 6309.478 kilometers
  • 3406.846 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 (JFK) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 7 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 454 kg (1 001 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

New York to Zurich flight path

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Zurich (ZRH).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3931

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