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Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Flight distance from Heraklion to Edinburgh (Heraklion International Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 1958 miles / 3151 kilometers / 1701 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Edinburgh (EDI) is 2531 miles / 4073 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Heraklion to Edinburgh.

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

How far is Edinburgh from Heraklion?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Heraklion and Edinburgh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1957.707 miles
  • 3150.624 kilometers
  • 1701.201 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
  • 1955.608 miles
  • 3147.247 kilometers
  • 1699.377 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 Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

B Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Heraklion and Edinburgh is 2 hours. Edinburgh is 2 hours behind Heraklion.

Time Difference

Heraklion

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Edinburgh

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 214 kg (471 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Distance:
1958
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1958

Round trip?