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Distance between Belfast (BFS) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Flight distance from Belfast to Edinburgh (Belfast International Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 143 miles / 231 kilometers / 125 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI) is 179 miles / 288 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Belfast to Edinburgh.

Shortest flight path between Belfast International Airport (BFS) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

How far is Edinburgh from Belfast?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Belfast and Edinburgh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 143.454 miles
  • 230.867 kilometers
  • 124.658 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
  • 143.090 miles
  • 230.282 kilometers
  • 124.342 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).

Airport information


A Belfast International Airport
City: Belfast
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BFS
ICAO Code: EGAA
Coordinates: 54°39′27″N, 6°12′56″W

B Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Belfast and Edinburgh.

Time Difference

Belfast

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Edinburgh

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (102 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Belfast (BFS) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Distance:
143
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
143

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