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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to New York (Salt Lake City International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 1989 miles / 3202 kilometers / 1729 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to New York (JFK) is 2196 miles / 3534 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salt Lake City to New York.

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

How far is New York from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1989.469 miles
  • 3201.740 kilometers
  • 1728.801 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
  • 1984.415 miles
  • 3193.606 kilometers
  • 1724.409 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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″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

The time difference between Salt Lake City and New York is 2 hours. New York is 2 hours ahead of Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

Salt Lake City, UT

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 220 kg (485 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
1989
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1989

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