# Distance between Islay (ILY) and Shetland (LSI)

Flight distance from Islay to Shetland (Islay Airport – Sumburgh Airport) is 343 miles / 552 kilometers / 298 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Islay (ILY) to Shetland (LSI) is 508 miles / 817 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Islay Airport (ILY) and Sumburgh Airport (LSI).

## How far is Shetland from Islay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 343.299 miles
• 552.486 kilometers
• 298.319 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
• 342.563 miles
• 551.301 kilometers
• 297.679 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 Sumburgh Airport
City: Shetland
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Islay and Shetland.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (167 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Islay (ILY) → Shetland (LSI).

Distance:
343
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
343

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