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Distance between Bucharest (BBU) and London (LHR)

Flight distance from Bucharest to London (Aurel Vlaicu International Airport – London Heathrow Airport) is 1314 miles / 2114 kilometers / 1142 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Bucharest (BBU) to London (LHR) is 1616 miles / 2600 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 13 minutes.

Bucharest – London

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1314
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2114
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1142
Nautical miles

How far is London from Bucharest?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1313.731 miles
  • 2114.245 kilometers
  • 1141.601 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
  • 1310.373 miles
  • 2108.841 kilometers
  • 1138.683 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Aurel Vlaicu International Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Bucharest and London is 2 hours. London is 2 hours behind Bucharest.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Bucharest to London generates about 168 kg of CO2 per passenger, 168 kilograms is equal to 370 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bucharest to London

Shortest flight path between Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Airport information

Origin Aurel Vlaicu International Airport
City: Bucharest
Country: Romania Flag of Romania
IATA Code: BBU
ICAO Code: LRBS
Coordinates: 44°30′11″N, 26°6′7″E
Destination London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W