# How far is Tours from London?

The distance between London (London Gatwick Airport) and Tours (Tours Val de Loire Airport) is 260 miles / 419 kilometers / 226 nautical miles.

The driving distance from London (LGW) to Tours (TUF) is 427 miles / 687 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 15 minutes.

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## Distance from London to Tours

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 260.115 miles
• 418.615 kilometers
• 226.034 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
• 260.049 miles
• 418.509 kilometers
• 225.977 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 Tours?

The estimated flight time from London Gatwick Airport to Tours Val de Loire Airport is 59 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Tours Val de Loire Airport (TUF)

On average, flying from London to Tours generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 63 kilograms equals 140 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 Tours

See the map of the shortest flight path between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Tours Val de Loire Airport (TUF).

## 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 Tours Val de Loire Airport
City: Tours
Country: France
IATA Code: TUF
ICAO Code: LFOT
Coordinates: 47°25′55″N, 0°43′39″E