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Distance between London (LHR) and Alicante (ALC)

Flight distance from London to Alicante (London Heathrow Airport – Alicante–Elche Airport) is 911 miles / 1466 kilometers / 791 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Alicante (ALC) is 1172 miles / 1886 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Alicante.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Alicante–Elche Airport (ALC).

How far is Alicante from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Alicante. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 910.706 miles
  • 1465.639 kilometers
  • 791.382 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
  • 911.244 miles
  • 1466.504 kilometers
  • 791.849 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).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Alicante–Elche Airport
City: Alicante
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: ALC
ICAO Code: LEAL
Coordinates: 38°16′55″N, 0°33′29″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Alicante is 1 hour. Alicante is 1 hour ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

 BST

Alicante

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Alicante (ALC).

Distance:
911
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
911

Round trip?