# How far is Glasgow from Kos?

The distance between Kos (Kos International Airport) and Glasgow (Glasgow Airport) is 1972 miles / 3174 kilometers / 1714 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kos (KGS) to Glasgow (GLA) is 2665 miles / 4289 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 50 hours 39 minutes.

1972
Miles
3174
Kilometers
1714
Nautical miles
4 h 14 min
215 kg

## Distance from Kos to Glasgow

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kos to Glasgow. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1972.406 miles
• 3174.280 kilometers
• 1713.974 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
• 1969.612 miles
• 3169.783 kilometers
• 1711.546 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 Kos to Glasgow?

The estimated flight time from Kos International Airport to Glasgow Airport is 4 hours and 14 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kos International Airport (KGS) and Glasgow Airport (GLA)

On average, flying from Kos to Glasgow generates about 215 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 215 kilograms equals 474 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kos to Glasgow

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kos International Airport (KGS) and Glasgow Airport (GLA).

## Airport information

Origin Kos International Airport
City: Kos
Country: Greece
IATA Code: KGS
ICAO Code: LGKO
Coordinates: 36°47′35″N, 27°5′30″E
Destination Glasgow Airport
City: Glasgow
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: GLA
ICAO Code: EGPF
Coordinates: 55°52′18″N, 4°25′59″W