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).
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.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).
Edinburgh to Shetland flight path
Shortest flight path between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Sumburgh Airport (LSI).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Edinburgh (EDI) → Shetland (LSI).