# 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
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

B Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: 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.

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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

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