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Distance between Birmingham (BHX) and Fair Isle (FIE)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Fair Isle (Birmingham Airport – Fair Isle Airport) is 490 miles / 789 kilometers / 426 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHX) to Fair Isle (FIE) is 786 miles / 1265 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Fair Isle.

Shortest flight path between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Fair Isle Airport (FIE).

How far is Fair Isle from Birmingham?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Birmingham and Fair Isle. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 489.978 miles
  • 788.543 kilometers
  • 425.779 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
  • 489.335 miles
  • 787.508 kilometers
  • 425.220 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 Birmingham Airport
City: Birmingham
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BHX
ICAO Code: EGBB
Coordinates: 52°27′14″N, 1°44′52″W

B Fair Isle Airport
City: Fair Isle
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: FIE
ICAO Code: EGEF
Coordinates: 59°32′8″N, 1°37′41″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Birmingham and Fair Isle.

Time Difference

Birmingham

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Fair Isle

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHX) → Fair Isle (FIE).

Distance:
490
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
490

Round trip?