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Distance between London (LHR) and Lerwick (LWK)

Flight distance from London to Lerwick (London Heathrow Airport – Tingwall Airport) is 604 miles / 972 kilometers / 525 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Lerwick (LWK) is 838 miles / 1349 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Tingwall Airport (LWK).

How far is Lerwick from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 604.136 miles
  • 972.262 kilometers
  • 524.979 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
  • 603.357 miles
  • 971.009 kilometers
  • 524.303 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 Tingwall Airport
City: Lerwick
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LWK
ICAO Code: EGET
Coordinates: 60°11′31″N, 1°14′36″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between London and Lerwick.

Time Difference

London

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Lerwick

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 113 kg (250 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Lerwick (LWK).

Distance:
604
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
604

Round trip?