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Distance between Heraklion (HER) and London (LGW)

Flight distance from Heraklion to London (Heraklion International Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 1667 miles / 2683 kilometers / 1449 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to London (LGW) is 2157 miles / 3472 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

How far is London from Heraklion?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1667.152 miles
  • 2683.021 kilometers
  • 1448.715 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
  • 1665.236 miles
  • 2679.937 kilometers
  • 1447.050 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 London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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London

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 190 kg (420 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → London (LGW).

Distance:
1667
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1667

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