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Distance between Glasgow (GLA) and Reykjavik (KEF)

Flight distance from Glasgow to Reykjavik (Glasgow Airport – Keflavík International Airport) is 840 miles / 1351 kilometers / 730 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Glasgow (GLA) to Reykjavik (KEF) is 2735 miles / 4401 kilometers and travel time by car is about 163 hours 55 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Glasgow to Reykjavik.

Shortest flight path between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Keflavík International Airport (KEF).

How far is Reykjavik from Glasgow?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Glasgow and Reykjavik. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 839.674 miles
  • 1351.324 kilometers
  • 729.656 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
  • 837.272 miles
  • 1347.459 kilometers
  • 727.569 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 Glasgow Airport
City: Glasgow
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: GLA
ICAO Code: EGPF
Coordinates: 55°52′18″N, 4°25′59″W

B Keflavík International Airport
City: Reykjavik
Country: Iceland Flag of Iceland
IATA Code: KEF
ICAO Code: BIKF
Coordinates: 63°59′6″N, 22°36′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Glasgow and Reykjavik is 1 hour. Reykjavik is 1 hour behind Glasgow.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (305 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Glasgow (GLA) → Reykjavik (KEF).

Distance:
840
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
840

Round trip?