# How far is Longyearbyen from Andenes?

The distance between Andenes (Andøya Airport, Andenes) and Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) is 621 miles / 999 kilometers / 540 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Andenes (ANX) to Longyearbyen (LYR) is 581 miles / 935 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 26 minutes.

621
Miles
999
Kilometers
540
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1 h 40 min
115 kg

## Distance from Andenes to Longyearbyen

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Andenes to Longyearbyen. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 621.038 miles
• 999.464 kilometers
• 539.667 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 618.763 miles
• 995.803 kilometers
• 537.691 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 Andenes to Longyearbyen?

The estimated flight time from Andøya Airport, Andenes to Svalbard Airport, Longyear is 1 hour and 40 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Andenes and Longyearbyen?

There is no time difference between Andenes and Longyearbyen.

## Flight carbon footprint between Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR)

On average, flying from Andenes to Longyearbyen generates about 115 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 115 kilograms equals 254 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Andenes to Longyearbyen

See the map of the shortest flight path between Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR).

## Airport information

Origin Andøya Airport, Andenes
City: Andenes
Country: Norway
IATA Code: ANX
ICAO Code: ENAN
Coordinates: 69°17′33″N, 16°8′39″E
Destination Svalbard Airport, Longyear
City: Longyearbyen
Country: Norway
IATA Code: LYR
ICAO Code: ENSB
Coordinates: 78°14′45″N, 15°27′56″E