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Distance between Upernavik (JUV) and Kangerlussuaq (SFJ)

Flight distance from Upernavik to Kangerlussuaq (Upernavik Airport – Kangerlussuaq Airport) is 420 miles / 677 kilometers / 365 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Upernavik (JUV) to Kangerlussuaq (SFJ) is 180 miles / 290 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 25 minutes.

Upernavik – Kangerlussuaq

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420
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677
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365
Nautical miles

How far is Kangerlussuaq from Upernavik?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 420.443 miles
  • 676.638 kilometers
  • 365.355 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
  • 419.037 miles
  • 674.375 kilometers
  • 364.133 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Upernavik Airport to Kangerlussuaq Airport is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Upernavik and Kangerlussuaq.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Upernavik to Kangerlussuaq generates about 87 kg of CO2 per passenger, 87 kilograms is equal to 192 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Upernavik to Kangerlussuaq

Shortest flight path between Upernavik Airport (JUV) and Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ).

Airport information

Origin Upernavik Airport
City: Upernavik
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: JUV
ICAO Code: BGUK
Coordinates: 72°47′24″N, 56°7′50″W
Destination Kangerlussuaq Airport
City: Kangerlussuaq
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: SFJ
ICAO Code: BGSF
Coordinates: 67°0′43″N, 50°42′41″W