# How far is Athens from London?

The distance between London (London Heathrow Airport) and Athens (Athens International Airport) is 1510 miles / 2430 kilometers / 1312 nautical miles.

The driving distance from London (LHR) to Athens (ATH) is 1990 miles / 3202 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 33 hours 53 minutes.

1510
Miles
2430
Kilometers
1312
Nautical miles
3 h 21 min
180 kg

## Distance from London to Athens

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1510.133 miles
• 2430.324 kilometers
• 1312.270 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
• 1507.925 miles
• 2426.770 kilometers
• 1310.351 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 Athens?

The estimated flight time from London Heathrow Airport to Athens International Airport is 3 hours and 21 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Athens International Airport (ATH)

On average, flying from London to Athens generates about 180 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 180 kilograms equals 397 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 Athens

See the map of the shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Athens International Airport (ATH).

## Airport information

Origin London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W
Destination Athens International Airport
City: Athens
Country: Greece
IATA Code: ATH
ICAO Code: LGAV
Coordinates: 37°56′11″N, 23°56′40″E