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Distance from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

The flight distance from Los Angeles International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport is 2475 miles / 3983 kilometers / 2151 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2474.884 miles
  • 3982.940 kilometers
  • 2150.616 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
  • 2469.455 miles
  • 3974.202 kilometers
  • 2145.898 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is 5 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and New York is 3 hours. New York is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

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Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator, LAX - JFK

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2475

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