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Distance between Edinburgh (EDI) and Shetland (LSI)

Distance from Edinburgh to Shetland (Edinburgh Airport – Sumburgh Airport) is 282 miles / 455 kilometers / 245 nautical miles.

How far is Shetland from Edinburgh?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Edinburgh and Shetland. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 282.422 miles
  • 454.515 kilometers
  • 245.418 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
  • 281.925 miles
  • 453.714 kilometers
  • 244.986 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sumburgh Airport (LSI) is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Edinburgh and Shetland.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).

Airport information


A Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

B Sumburgh Airport
City: Shetland
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W

Edinburgh to Shetland flight path

Shortest flight path between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Sumburgh Airport (LSI).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Edinburgh (EDI) → Shetland (LSI).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
282
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
282

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