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Distance between Reykjavik (KEF) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Reykjavik to New York (Keflavík International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 2593 miles / 4172 kilometers / 2253 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 24 minutes.

Reykjavik – New York

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2593
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4172
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2253
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How far is New York from Reykjavik?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2592.580 miles
  • 4172.354 kilometers
  • 2252.891 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
  • 2586.925 miles
  • 4163.252 kilometers
  • 2247.976 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).

How long does it take to fly from Reykjavik to New York?

Estimated flight time from Keflavík International Airport to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport is 5 hours 24 minutes.

What is the time difference between Reykjavik and New York?

The time difference between Reykjavik and New York is 4 hours. New York is 4 hours behind Reykjavik.
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Flight carbon footprint between Keflavík International Airport (KEF) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

On average flying from Reykjavik to New York generates about 286 kg of CO2 per passenger, 286 kilograms is equal to 631 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Reykjavik to New York

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

Airport information

Origin Keflavík International Airport
City: Reykjavik
Country: Iceland Flag of Iceland
IATA Code: KEF
ICAO Code: BIKF
Coordinates: 63°59′6″N, 22°36′20″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Reykjavik (KEF) to New York (JFK)

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