# How far is Sisimiut from Nuuk?

The distance between Nuuk (Nuuk Airport) and Sisimiut (Sisimiut Airport) is 200 miles / 322 kilometers / 174 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Nuuk (GOH) to Sisimiut (JHS) is 238 miles / 383 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 74 hours 38 minutes.

200
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322
Kilometers
174
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## Distance from Nuuk to Sisimiut

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Nuuk to Sisimiut. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 200.070 miles
• 321.982 kilometers
• 173.856 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 199.502 miles
• 321.067 kilometers
• 173.362 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Nuuk to Sisimiut?

The estimated flight time from Nuuk Airport to Sisimiut Airport is 52 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Sisimiut Airport (JHS)

On average, flying from Nuuk to Sisimiut generates about 54 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 54 kilograms equals 120 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Nuuk to Sisimiut

See the map of the shortest flight path between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Sisimiut Airport (JHS).

## Airport information

Origin Nuuk Airport
City: Nuuk
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: GOH
ICAO Code: BGGH
Coordinates: 64°11′27″N, 51°40′41″W
Destination Sisimiut Airport
City: Sisimiut
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: JHS
ICAO Code: BGSS
Coordinates: 66°57′4″N, 53°43′45″W