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Distance between London (LGW) and Reykjavik (KEF)

Flight distance from London to Reykjavik (London Gatwick Airport – Keflavík International Airport) is 1205 miles / 1940 kilometers / 1048 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LGW) to Reykjavik (KEF) is 2333 miles / 3755 kilometers and travel time by car is about 165 hours 53 minutes.

London – Reykjavik

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1205
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1940
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1048
Nautical miles

How far is Reykjavik from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1205.454 miles
  • 1939.989 kilometers
  • 1047.510 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
  • 1202.523 miles
  • 1935.273 kilometers
  • 1044.964 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 Reykjavik?

Estimated flight time from London Gatwick Airport to Keflavík International Airport is 2 hours 46 minutes.

What is the time difference between London and Reykjavik?

The time difference between London and Reykjavik is 1 hour. Reykjavik is 1 hour behind London.
London time to Reykjavik time converter

Flight carbon footprint between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Keflavík International Airport (KEF)

On average flying from London to Reykjavik generates about 162 kg of CO2 per passenger, 162 kilograms is equal to 356 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 Reykjavik

Shortest flight path between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Keflavík International Airport (KEF).

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 Keflavík International Airport
City: Reykjavik
Country: Iceland Flag of Iceland
IATA Code: KEF
ICAO Code: BIKF
Coordinates: 63°59′6″N, 22°36′20″W

Airlines flying from London (LGW) to Reykjavik (KEF)

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