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Distance between Fort Myers, FL (RSW) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Fort Myers to New York (Southwest Florida International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 1074 miles / 1729 kilometers / 933 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Fort Myers (RSW) to New York (JFK) is 1277 miles / 2055 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Myers to New York.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

How far is New York from Fort Myers?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1074.206 miles
  • 1728.768 kilometers
  • 933.460 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
  • 1075.996 miles
  • 1731.647 kilometers
  • 935.015 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 Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fort Myers and New York.

Time Difference

Fort Myers, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 155 kg (342 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fort Myers (RSW) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
1074
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1074

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