# How far is Ilulissat from Sisimiut?

The distance between Sisimiut (Sisimiut Airport) and Ilulissat (Ilulissat Airport) is 173 miles / 279 kilometers / 151 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Sisimiut (JHS) to Ilulissat (JAV) is 201 miles / 324 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 63 hours 14 minutes.

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279
Kilometers
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## Distance from Sisimiut to Ilulissat

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Sisimiut to Ilulissat. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 173.203 miles
• 278.743 kilometers
• 150.509 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
• 172.647 miles
• 277.848 kilometers
• 150.026 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 Sisimiut to Ilulissat?

The estimated flight time from Sisimiut Airport to Ilulissat Airport is 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sisimiut Airport (JHS) and Ilulissat Airport (JAV)

On average, flying from Sisimiut to Ilulissat generates about 51 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 51 kilograms equals 111 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sisimiut to Ilulissat

See the map of the shortest flight path between Sisimiut Airport (JHS) and Ilulissat Airport (JAV).

## Airport information

Origin Sisimiut Airport
City: Sisimiut
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: JHS
ICAO Code: BGSS
Coordinates: 66°57′4″N, 53°43′45″W
Destination Ilulissat Airport
City: Ilulissat
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: JAV
ICAO Code: BGJN
Coordinates: 69°14′35″N, 51°3′25″W