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Distance between London (LHR) and Kirkwall (KOI)

Flight distance from London to Kirkwall (London Heathrow Airport – Kirkwall Airport) is 527 miles / 848 kilometers / 458 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Kirkwall (KOI) is 713 miles / 1147 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Kirkwall Airport (KOI).

How far is Kirkwall from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 526.774 miles
  • 847.761 kilometers
  • 457.754 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
  • 526.112 miles
  • 846.695 kilometers
  • 457.179 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 Kirkwall Airport
City: Kirkwall
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: KOI
ICAO Code: EGPA
Coordinates: 58°57′28″N, 2°54′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between London and Kirkwall.

Time Difference

London

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Kirkwall

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (226 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Kirkwall (KOI).

Distance:
527
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
527

Round trip?