# Distance between Kos (KGS) and Lydd (LYX)

Flight distance from Kos to Lydd (Kos International Airport – Lydd Airport) is 1617 miles / 2602 kilometers / 1405 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Kos (KGS) to Lydd (LYX) is 2292 miles / 3688 kilometers and travel time by car is about 68 hours 59 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kos to Lydd.

Shortest flight path between Kos International Airport (KGS) and Lydd Airport (LYX).

## How far is Lydd from Kos?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kos and Lydd. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1617.041 miles
• 2602.376 kilometers
• 1405.170 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
• 1614.717 miles
• 2598.635 kilometers
• 1403.151 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 Kos International Airport
City: Kos
Country: Greece
IATA Code: KGS
ICAO Code: LGKO
Coordinates: 36°47′35″N, 27°5′30″E

B Lydd Airport
City: Lydd
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LYX
ICAO Code: EGMD
Coordinates: 50°57′21″N, 0°56′21″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kos and Lydd is 2 hours. Lydd is 2 hours behind Kos.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (412 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kos (KGS) → Lydd (LYX).

Distance:
1617
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1617

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