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Distance between Islay (ILY) and London (LGW)

Flight distance from Islay to London (Islay Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 401 miles / 645 kilometers / 349 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Islay (ILY) to London (LGW) is 585 miles / 942 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Islay Airport (ILY) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

How far is London from Islay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 401.091 miles
  • 645.494 kilometers
  • 348.539 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
  • 400.363 miles
  • 644.322 kilometers
  • 347.906 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 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

There is no time difference between Islay and London.

Time Difference

Islay

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London

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (185 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Islay (ILY) → London (LGW).

Distance:
401
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
401

Round trip?