Map of flight path from Cape Town to Lydd.
Shortest flight path between Cape Town International Airport (CPT) and Lydd Airport (LYX).
How far is Lydd from Cape Town?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cape Town and Lydd. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5943.683 miles
- 9565.430 kilometers
- 5164.919 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
- 5965.258 miles
- 9600.152 kilometers
- 5183.667 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Cape Town and Lydd is 2 hours. Lydd is 2 hours behind Cape Town.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 709 kg (1 563 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cape Town (CPT) → Lydd (LYX).