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How far is New York, NY from Lyon?

Distance between Lyon (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) and New York (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 3834 miles / 6171 kilometers / 3332 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 45 minutes.

Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport

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Distance from Lyon to New York

There are several ways to calculate distance from Lyon to New York. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3834.261 miles
  • 6170.645 kilometers
  • 3331.882 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
  • 3824.143 miles
  • 6154.362 kilometers
  • 3323.090 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 Lyon to New York?

Estimated flight time from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport is 7 hours 45 minutes.

What is the time difference between Lyon and New York?

The time difference between Lyon and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours behind Lyon.
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Flight carbon footprint between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

On average flying from Lyon to New York generates about 436 kg of CO2 per passenger, 436 kilograms is equal to 961 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Lyon to New York

Shortest flight path between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

Airport information

Origin Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport
City: Lyon
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: LYS
ICAO Code: LFLL
Coordinates: 45°43′35″N, 5°5′26″E
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