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Distance between London (LHR) and Shetland (LSI)

Distance from London to Shetland (Heathrow Airport – Sumburgh Airport) is 583 miles / 938 kilometers / 506 nautical miles.

How far is Shetland from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 582.590 miles
  • 937.588 kilometers
  • 506.257 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
  • 581.853 miles
  • 936.402 kilometers
  • 505.617 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Sumburgh Airport (LSI) is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between London and Shetland.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 101 kg (222 pounds).

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 Sumburgh Airport
City: Shetland
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W

Map

London to Shetland flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Shetland (LSI).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
583

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