The flight time from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Shannon Airport is:

6 hours, 40 minutes

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Flying time from JFK to SNN

The total flight duration from JFK to SNN is 6 hours, 40 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 JFK and SNN.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from JFK to SNN ("as the crow flies"), which is about 3,081 miles or 4 959 kilometers.

Your trip begins at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, New York.
It ends at Shannon Airport in Shannon, Ireland.

Your flight direction from JFK to SNN is Northeast (52 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.

John F. Kennedy International Airport

City: New York
State: New York
Zip code: 11430
Country: United States
Category: airports

Shannon Airport

City: Shannon
Country: Ireland
Category: airports

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