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Distance between Zurich (ZRH) and New York, NY (JFK)

Distance from Zurich Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport is 3931 miles / 6326 kilometers / 3416 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3931.007 miles
  • 6326.343 kilometers
  • 3415.952 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
  • 3920.528 miles
  • 6309.478 kilometers
  • 3406.846 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is 7 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Zurich and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours behind Zurich.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

B 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

Map

Flight map from Zurich to New York.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Zurich (ZRH) → New York (JFK).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3931

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