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Distance between Islay (ILY) and Glasgow (GLA)

Flight distance from Islay to Glasgow (Islay Airport – Glasgow Airport) is 72 miles / 116 kilometers / 63 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Islay (ILY) to Glasgow (GLA) is 144 miles / 231 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 38 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Islay to Glasgow.

Shortest flight path between Islay Airport (ILY) and Glasgow Airport (GLA).

How far is Glasgow from Islay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 72.309 miles
  • 116.370 kilometers
  • 62.835 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
  • 72.068 miles
  • 115.982 kilometers
  • 62.625 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 Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: ILY
ICAO Code: EGPI
Coordinates: 55°40′54″N, 6°15′24″W

B Glasgow Airport
City: Glasgow
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: GLA
ICAO Code: EGPF
Coordinates: 55°52′18″N, 4°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Islay and Glasgow.

Time Difference

Islay

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Glasgow

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (79 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Islay (ILY) → Glasgow (GLA).

Distance:
72
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
72

Round trip?