Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Barcelona.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN).
How far is Barcelona from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Barcelona. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 712.988 miles
- 1147.444 kilometers
- 619.570 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
- 713.157 miles
- 1147.714 kilometers
- 619.716 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Barcelona is 1 hour. Barcelona is 1 hour ahead of London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (278 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Barcelona (BCN).