The total flight duration from New York to Hawaii is 10 hours, 17 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 and Hawaii.
The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from New York to Hawaii ("as the crow flies"), which is about 4,891 miles or 7 872 kilometers.
Your trip begins in the state of New York.
It ends in the state of Hawaii.
Your flight direction from New York to Hawaii is West (-79 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.
Most flights from all over the world including from New York to Hawaii lead to Honolulu. Vacationers heading to the Big Island, Maui, Kauai, Lanai or Molokai may need to pass through Honolulu located in the island of Oahu.
Honolulu is the largest city and houses the busiest airport in the state of Hawaii. There is only one direct flight from New York to Honolulu offered by Hawaiian Airlines.
The main attractions in Honolulu are the USS Arizona Memorial including Pearl Harbor, Waikiki Beach, Kapahulu shopping district, The Polynesian Cultural Center and more.
Hawaii is represented by many ethnicities with different traditional cuisines. If you are interested to know more about Hawaiian food, take a food tour with Hawaiian Food Tours. The company provides two types of tours, namely Hole-in-the-Wall Tour and North Shore Food Tour.
According to Hawaiian Food Tours, the Hole-in-the-Wall is the most popular and the tour includes Hawaii-famous bakeries, Korean barbecued chicken, juicy-sweet Hawaiian pineapple, Baked Manapua, Chinese Noodle Factory, dim sum, tropical fruits, Hong Kong barbecue, Portuguese donuts, cocktail and more.
This food tour is definitely a good way to discover Hawaiian ethnic groups and culture.
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