# How far is Foula from London?

The distance between London (London Gatwick Airport) and Foula (Foula Airfield) is 625 miles / 1006 kilometers / 543 nautical miles.

The driving distance from London (LGW) to Foula (FOA) is 897 miles / 1444 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 53 hours 43 minutes.

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1006
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543
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1 h 41 min
116 kg

## Distance from London to Foula

There are several ways to calculate the distance from London to Foula. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 624.996 miles
• 1005.834 kilometers
• 543.107 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
• 624.196 miles
• 1004.547 kilometers
• 542.412 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 London to Foula?

The estimated flight time from London Gatwick Airport to Foula Airfield is 1 hour and 41 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Foula Airfield (FOA)

On average, flying from London to Foula generates about 116 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 116 kilograms equals 255 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 Foula

See the map of the shortest flight path between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Foula Airfield (FOA).

## Airport information

Origin London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W
Destination Foula Airfield
City: Foula
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: FOA
ICAO Code: EGFO
Coordinates: 60°7′18″N, 2°3′11″W