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Distance between London (LHR) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Flight distance from London to Edinburgh (London Heathrow Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 332 miles / 534 kilometers / 288 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) is 405 miles / 651 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 34 minutes.

London – Edinburgh

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332
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534
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288
Nautical miles

How far is Edinburgh from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 331.933 miles
  • 534.194 kilometers
  • 288.442 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
  • 331.521 miles
  • 533.531 kilometers
  • 288.084 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 Edinburgh?

Estimated flight time from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh Airport is 1 hour 7 minutes.

What is the time difference between London and Edinburgh?

There is no time difference between London and Edinburgh.

Flight carbon footprint between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI)

On average flying from London to Edinburgh generates about 74 kg of CO2 per passenger, 74 kilograms is equal to 163 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 Edinburgh

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Airlines flying from London (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI)

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