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Distance between Belfast (BFS) and Islay (ILY)

Flight distance from Belfast to Islay (Belfast International Airport – Islay Airport) is 71 miles / 114 kilometers / 62 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Belfast (BFS) to Islay (ILY) is 287 miles / 462 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Belfast International Airport (BFS) and Islay Airport (ILY).

How far is Islay from Belfast?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 70.881 miles
  • 114.073 kilometers
  • 61.594 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
  • 70.798 miles
  • 113.938 kilometers
  • 61.521 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 Islay Airport
City: Islay
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: ILY
ICAO Code: EGPI
Coordinates: 55°40′54″N, 6°15′24″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Belfast and Islay.

Time Difference

Belfast

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Islay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 35 kg (78 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Belfast (BFS) → Islay (ILY).

Distance:
71
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
71

Round trip?