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Distance between London (LHR) and New Delhi (DEL)

Flight distance from London to New Delhi (London Heathrow Airport – Indira Gandhi International Airport) is 4191 miles / 6744 kilometers / 3642 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to New Delhi.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL).

How far is New Delhi from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4190.600 miles
  • 6744.117 kilometers
  • 3641.532 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
  • 4182.634 miles
  • 6731.297 kilometers
  • 3634.610 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 Indira Gandhi International Airport
City: New Delhi
Country: India Flag of India
IATA Code: DEL
ICAO Code: VIDP
Coordinates: 28°33′59″N, 77°6′11″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and New Delhi is 5 hours 30 minutes. New Delhi is 5 hours 30 minutes ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

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New Delhi

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 480 kg (1 059 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → New Delhi (DEL).

Distance:
4191
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4191

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