# How far is New York, NY, from Seattle, WA?

The distance between Seattle (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) and New York (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 2421 miles / 3897 kilometers / 2104 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Seattle (SEA) to New York (JFK) is 2860 miles / 4603 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 51 hours 16 minutes.

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266 kg

## Distance from Seattle to New York

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Seattle to New York. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2421.339 miles
• 3896.768 kilometers
• 2104.086 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 2415.048 miles
• 3886.643 kilometers
• 2098.619 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 Seattle to New York?

The estimated flight time from Seattle–Tacoma International Airport to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport is 5 hours and 5 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

On average, flying from Seattle to New York generates about 266 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 266 kilograms equals 586 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to New York

See the map of the shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

## Airport information

Origin Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W
Destination New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W