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Distance between Belfast (BFS) and Kirkwall (KOI)

Flight distance from Belfast to Kirkwall (Belfast International Airport – Kirkwall Airport) is 323 miles / 520 kilometers / 281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Belfast (BFS) to Kirkwall (KOI) is 466 miles / 750 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Belfast International Airport (BFS) and Kirkwall Airport (KOI).

How far is Kirkwall from Belfast?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 322.905 miles
  • 519.665 kilometers
  • 280.597 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
  • 322.340 miles
  • 518.756 kilometers
  • 280.106 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 Kirkwall Airport
City: Kirkwall
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: KOI
ICAO Code: EGPA
Coordinates: 58°57′28″N, 2°54′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Belfast and Kirkwall.

Time Difference

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Kirkwall

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (160 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Belfast (BFS) → Kirkwall (KOI).

Distance:
323
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
323

Round trip?