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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and New York, NY (JFK)

Distance from Beijing to New York (Beijing Capital International Airport – John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 6837 miles / 11004 kilometers / 5942 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6837.423 miles
  • 11003.766 kilometers
  • 5941.558 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
  • 6821.634 miles
  • 10978.355 kilometers
  • 5927.838 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 Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is 13 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and New York is 13 hours. New York is 13 hours behind Beijing.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 841 kg (1 855 pounds).

Airport information


A Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B 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

Map

Beijing to New York flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → New York (JFK).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6837

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