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Distance between Islay (ILY) and Kirkwall (KOI)

Flight distance from Islay to Kirkwall (Islay Airport – Kirkwall Airport) is 259 miles / 417 kilometers / 225 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Islay (ILY) to Kirkwall (KOI) is 364 miles / 585 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Islay Airport (ILY) and Kirkwall Airport (KOI).

How far is Kirkwall from Islay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 259.026 miles
  • 416.862 kilometers
  • 225.087 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
  • 258.511 miles
  • 416.033 kilometers
  • 224.640 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 Kirkwall Airport
City: Kirkwall
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: KOI
ICAO Code: EGPA
Coordinates: 58°57′28″N, 2°54′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Islay and Kirkwall.

Time Difference

Islay

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Kirkwall

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (139 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Islay (ILY) → Kirkwall (KOI).

Distance:
259
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
259

Round trip?