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Distance between London (LHR) and Galle (KCT)

Distance from Heathrow Airport to Koggala Airport is 5500 miles / 8851 kilometers / 4779 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5499.740 miles
  • 8850.974 kilometers
  • 4779.144 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
  • 5498.209 miles
  • 8848.510 kilometers
  • 4777.813 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Koggala Airport (KCT) is 10 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Galle is 4 hours 30 minutes. Galle is 4 hours 30 minutes ahead of London.

Time Difference

London
Galle

London

 BST

Galle

 +0530

Airport information


A 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 Koggala Airport
City: Galle
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: KCT
ICAO Code: VCCK
Coordinates: 5°59′37″N, 80°19′13″E

Map

Flight map from London to Galle.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Galle (KCT).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5500

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