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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Newark, NJ (EWR)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Newark (Philadelphia International Airport – New York Newark Liberty International Airport) is 80 miles / 129 kilometers / 70 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Newark (EWR) is 89 miles / 144 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Newark.

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).

How far is Newark from Philadelphia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Newark. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 80.105 miles
  • 128.916 kilometers
  • 69.609 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
  • 80.060 miles
  • 128.844 kilometers
  • 69.570 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).

Airport information


A Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

B New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Newark.

Time Difference

Philadelphia, PA

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Newark, NJ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 37 kg (81 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philadelphia (PHL) → Newark (EWR).

Distance:
80
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
80

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