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Distance between Belfast (BFS) and Lerwick (LWK)

Flight distance from Belfast to Lerwick (Belfast International Airport – Tingwall Airport) is 425 miles / 685 kilometers / 370 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Belfast (BFS) to Lerwick (LWK) is 592 miles / 952 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Belfast International Airport (BFS) and Tingwall Airport (LWK).

How far is Lerwick from Belfast?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 425.330 miles
  • 684.502 kilometers
  • 369.601 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
  • 424.516 miles
  • 683.193 kilometers
  • 368.895 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 Tingwall Airport
City: Lerwick
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LWK
ICAO Code: EGET
Coordinates: 60°11′31″N, 1°14′36″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Belfast and Lerwick.

Time Difference

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Lerwick

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (193 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Belfast (BFS) → Lerwick (LWK).

Distance:
425
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
425

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