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Distance between London (LGW) and Barcelona (BCN)

Flight distance from London to Barcelona (London Gatwick Airport – Barcelona–El Prat Airport) is 689 miles / 1109 kilometers / 599 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LGW) to Barcelona (BCN) is 937 miles / 1508 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 44 minutes.

London – Barcelona

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689
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1109
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599
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How far is Barcelona from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 688.945 miles
  • 1108.749 kilometers
  • 598.677 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
  • 689.135 miles
  • 1109.055 kilometers
  • 598.842 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 London Gatwick Airport to Barcelona–El Prat Airport is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between London and Barcelona is 1 hour. Barcelona is 1 hour ahead of London.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from London to Barcelona generates about 123 kg of CO2 per passenger, 123 kilograms is equal to 272 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Barcelona

Shortest flight path between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN).

Airport information

Origin London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W
Destination Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E

Airlines flying from London (LGW) to Barcelona (BCN)

British Airways
easyJet
Iberia Airlines
Norwegian Air Shuttle
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