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Distance between Glasgow (GLA) and Kos (KGS)

Flight distance from Glasgow to Kos (Glasgow Airport – Kos International Airport) is 1972 miles / 3174 kilometers / 1714 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Glasgow (GLA) to Kos (KGS) is 2745 miles / 4417 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Kos International Airport (KGS).

How far is Kos from Glasgow?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1972.406 miles
  • 3174.280 kilometers
  • 1713.974 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
  • 1969.612 miles
  • 3169.783 kilometers
  • 1711.546 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 Kos International Airport
City: Kos
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: KGS
ICAO Code: LGKO
Coordinates: 36°47′35″N, 27°5′30″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Glasgow and Kos is 2 hours. Kos is 2 hours ahead of Glasgow.

Time Difference

Glasgow

 GMT

Kos

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 215 kg (474 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Glasgow (GLA) → Kos (KGS).

Distance:
1972
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1972

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