# How far is Leeds from London?

The distance between London (London Gatwick Airport) and Leeds (Leeds Bradford Airport) is 198 miles / 318 kilometers / 172 nautical miles.

The driving distance from London (LGW) to Leeds (LBA) is 244 miles / 392 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 32 minutes.

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318
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## Distance from London to Leeds

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 197.882 miles
• 318.461 kilometers
• 171.955 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
• 197.689 miles
• 318.149 kilometers
• 171.787 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 Leeds?

The estimated flight time from London Gatwick Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is 52 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA)

On average, flying from London to Leeds generates about 54 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 54 kilograms equals 119 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 Leeds

See the map of the shortest flight path between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA).

## 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 Leeds Bradford Airport
City: Leeds
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LBA
ICAO Code: EGNM
Coordinates: 53°51′57″N, 1°39′38″W