Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Shetland.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Sumburgh Airport (LSI).
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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between London and Shetland.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (243 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Shetland (LSI).