The flight time from New York, New York to New Zealand is:

18 hours, 27 minutes

reverse locations

Change your flying speed:

mph     knots     km/h    

take-off and landing: minutes

Flight map from New York, NY to New Zealand

Click here to show map

More trip calculations

find a flight to New Zealand

Flying time from New York, NY to New Zealand

The total flight duration from New York, NY to New Zealand is 18 hours, 27 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between New York, NY and New Zealand.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from New York, NY to New Zealand ("as the crow flies"), which is about 8,973 miles or 14 441 kilometers.

Your trip begins in New York, New York.
It ends in New Zealand.

Your flight direction from New York, NY to New Zealand is Southwest (-114 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

New York, New York

City: New York
State: New York
Country: United States
Category: cities

New Zealand

Country: New Zealand
Continent: Oceania
Category: countries

Flight time calculator

Travelmath provides an online flight time calculator for all types of travel routes. You can enter airports, cities, states, countries, or zip codes to find the flying time between any two points. The database uses the great circle distance and the average airspeed of a commercial airliner to figure out how long a typical flight would take. Find your travel time to estimate the length of a flight between airports, or ask how long it takes to fly from one city to another.