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Distance between Halifax (YHZ) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Halifax to New York (Halifax Stanfield International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 598 miles / 963 kilometers / 520 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Halifax (YHZ) to New York (JFK) is 881 miles / 1418 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

How far is New York from Halifax?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 598.166 miles
  • 962.656 kilometers
  • 519.792 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
  • 597.096 miles
  • 960.932 kilometers
  • 518.862 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 Halifax Stanfield International Airport
City: Halifax
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YHZ
ICAO Code: CYHZ
Coordinates: 44°52′50″N, 63°30′30″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 Halifax and New York is 1 hour. New York is 1 hour behind Halifax.

Time Difference

Halifax

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Halifax (YHZ) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
598
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
598

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