# How far is Sydney from Nuuk?

The distance between Nuuk (Nuuk Airport) and Sydney (Sydney Airport) is 10127 miles / 16298 kilometers / 8800 nautical miles.

10127
Miles
16298
Kilometers
8800
Nautical miles
19 h 40 min
1 322 kg

## Distance from Nuuk to Sydney

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 10126.981 miles
• 16297.796 kilometers
• 8800.106 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
• 10133.975 miles
• 16309.051 kilometers
• 8806.183 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 Sydney?

The estimated flight time from Nuuk Airport to Sydney Airport is 19 hours and 40 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Sydney Airport (SYD)

On average, flying from Nuuk to Sydney generates about 1 322 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 1 322 kilograms equals 2 913 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Nuuk to Sydney

See the map of the shortest flight path between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

## 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 Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E