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Distance between Ålesund (AES) and Longyearbyen (LYR)

Flight distance from Ålesund to Longyearbyen (Ålesund Airport, Vigra – Svalbard Airport, Longyear) is 1105 miles / 1779 kilometers / 961 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Ålesund (AES) to Longyearbyen (LYR) is 1219 miles / 1961 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 28 minutes.

Ålesund – Longyearbyen

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1105
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1779
Kilometers
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961
Nautical miles

How far is Longyearbyen from Ålesund?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1105.392 miles
  • 1778.957 kilometers
  • 960.560 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
  • 1101.733 miles
  • 1773.067 kilometers
  • 957.380 nautical miles

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

How long does it take to fly from Ålesund to Longyearbyen?

Estimated flight time from Ålesund Airport, Vigra to Svalbard Airport, Longyear is 2 hours 35 minutes.

What is the time difference between Ålesund and Longyearbyen?

There is no time difference between Ålesund and Longyearbyen.

Flight carbon footprint between Ålesund Airport, Vigra (AES) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR)

On average flying from Ålesund to Longyearbyen generates about 157 kg of CO2 per passenger, 157 kilograms is equal to 346 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ålesund to Longyearbyen

Shortest flight path between Ålesund Airport, Vigra (AES) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR).

Airport information

Origin Ålesund Airport, Vigra
City: Ålesund
Country: Norway Flag of Norway
IATA Code: AES
ICAO Code: ENAL
Coordinates: 62°33′45″N, 6°7′10″E
Destination Svalbard Airport, Longyear
City: Longyearbyen
Country: Norway Flag of Norway
IATA Code: LYR
ICAO Code: ENSB
Coordinates: 78°14′45″N, 15°27′56″E