The flight distance from New York (NY) to Alaska (AK) is:

3,337 miles / 5 370 km

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Distance from New York to Alaska

The total distance from New York to Alaska is 3,337 miles.

This is equivalent to 5 370 kilometers or 2,900 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in the state of New York.
It ends in the state of Alaska.

Your flight direction from New York to Alaska is Northwest (-39 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from New York to Alaska. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

New York (NY)

State: New York
Country: United States
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Alaska (AK)

State: Alaska
Country: United States
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