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Distance between London (LHR) and Lagos (LOS)

Flight distance from London to Lagos (London Heathrow Airport – Murtala Muhammed International Airport) is 3100 miles / 4989 kilometers / 2694 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to Lagos.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS).

How far is Lagos from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3100.247 miles
  • 4989.364 kilometers
  • 2694.041 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
  • 3109.383 miles
  • 5004.067 kilometers
  • 2701.980 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 Murtala Muhammed International Airport
City: Lagos
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: LOS
ICAO Code: DNMM
Coordinates: 6°34′38″N, 3°19′16″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Lagos is 1 hour. Lagos is 1 hour ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

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Lagos

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 346 kg (763 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Lagos (LOS).

Distance:
3100
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3100

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