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Distance between Belfast (BFS) and Shetland (LSI)

Flight distance from Belfast to Shetland (Belfast International Airport – Sumburgh Airport) is 405 miles / 652 kilometers / 352 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Belfast (BFS) to Shetland (LSI) is 610 miles / 982 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Belfast International Airport (BFS) and Sumburgh Airport (LSI).

How far is Shetland from Belfast?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 405.418 miles
  • 652.457 kilometers
  • 352.298 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
  • 404.638 miles
  • 651.202 kilometers
  • 351.621 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 Sumburgh Airport
City: Shetland
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Belfast and Shetland.

Time Difference

Belfast

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Shetland

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 85 kg (187 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Belfast (BFS) → Shetland (LSI).

Distance:
405
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
405

Round trip?