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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 401 miles / 646 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 5 minutes.

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

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

How far is Edinburgh from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Edinburgh. 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).

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 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between London and Edinburgh.

Time Difference

London

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Edinburgh

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 74 kg (163 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Distance:
332
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
332

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