# How far is Narsarsuaq from Nuuk?

The distance between Nuuk (Nuuk Airport) and Narsarsuaq (Narsarsuaq Airport) is 289 miles / 465 kilometers / 251 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Nuuk (GOH) to Narsarsuaq (UAK) is 289 miles / 465 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 91 hours 22 minutes.

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## Distance from Nuuk to Narsarsuaq

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 288.996 miles
• 465.094 kilometers
• 251.131 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
• 288.125 miles
• 463.693 kilometers
• 250.374 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 Narsarsuaq?

The estimated flight time from Nuuk Airport to Narsarsuaq Airport is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Narsarsuaq Airport (UAK)

On average, flying from Nuuk to Narsarsuaq generates about 68 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 68 kilograms equals 149 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 Narsarsuaq

See the map of the shortest flight path between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Narsarsuaq Airport (UAK).

## 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 Narsarsuaq Airport
City: Narsarsuaq
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: UAK
ICAO Code: BGBW
Coordinates: 61°9′37″N, 45°25′33″W