# How far is Longyearbyen from Invercargill?

The distance between Invercargill (Invercargill Airport) and Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) is 10112 miles / 16273 kilometers / 8787 nautical miles.

10112
Miles
16273
Kilometers
8787
Nautical miles
19 h 38 min
1 319 kg

## Distance from Invercargill to Longyearbyen

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Invercargill to Longyearbyen. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 10111.786 miles
• 16273.342 kilometers
• 8786.902 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 10123.753 miles
• 16292.601 kilometers
• 8797.301 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Invercargill to Longyearbyen?

The estimated flight time from Invercargill Airport to Svalbard Airport, Longyear is 19 hours and 38 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR)

On average, flying from Invercargill to Longyearbyen generates about 1 319 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 1 319 kilograms equals 2 908 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Invercargill to Longyearbyen

See the map of the shortest flight path between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR).

## Airport information

Origin Invercargill Airport
City: Invercargill
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: IVC
ICAO Code: NZNV
Coordinates: 46°24′44″S, 168°18′46″E
Destination Svalbard Airport, Longyear
City: Longyearbyen
Country: Norway
IATA Code: LYR
ICAO Code: ENSB
Coordinates: 78°14′45″N, 15°27′56″E