# Distance between Islay (ILY) and Cardiff (CWL)

Flight distance from Islay to Cardiff (Islay Airport – Cardiff Airport) is 320 miles / 514 kilometers / 278 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Islay (ILY) to Cardiff (CWL) is 552 miles / 889 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 36 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Islay to Cardiff.

Shortest flight path between Islay Airport (ILY) and Cardiff Airport (CWL).

## How far is Cardiff from Islay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Islay and Cardiff. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 319.657 miles
• 514.438 kilometers
• 277.774 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
• 319.260 miles
• 513.799 kilometers
• 277.429 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 Islay Airport
City: Islay
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: ILY
ICAO Code: EGPI
Coordinates: 55°40′54″N, 6°15′24″W

B Cardiff Airport
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: CWL
ICAO Code: EGFF
Coordinates: 51°23′48″N, 3°20′35″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Islay and Cardiff.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (159 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Islay (ILY) → Cardiff (CWL).

Distance:
320
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
320

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