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Distance between Birmingham (BHX) and Kirkwall (KOI)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Kirkwall (Birmingham Airport – Kirkwall Airport) is 452 miles / 728 kilometers / 393 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHX) to Kirkwall (KOI) is 611 miles / 984 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Kirkwall Airport (KOI).

How far is Kirkwall from Birmingham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 452.192 miles
  • 727.733 kilometers
  • 392.944 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
  • 451.610 miles
  • 726.796 kilometers
  • 392.439 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 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 Birmingham and Kirkwall.

Time Difference

Birmingham

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Kirkwall

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (202 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHX) → Kirkwall (KOI).

Distance:
452
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
452

Round trip?