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Distance between Birmingham (BHX) and Islay (ILY)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Islay (Birmingham Airport – Islay Airport) is 289 miles / 465 kilometers / 251 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHX) to Islay (ILY) is 447 miles / 720 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Islay Airport (ILY).

How far is Islay from Birmingham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 288.813 miles
  • 464.799 kilometers
  • 250.972 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
  • 288.256 miles
  • 463.903 kilometers
  • 250.488 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 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 Birmingham and Islay.

Time Difference

Birmingham

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Islay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHX) → Islay (ILY).

Distance:
289
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
289

Round trip?