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Distance between London (LHR) and Moscow (SVO)

Flight distance from London to Moscow (London Heathrow Airport – Sheremetyevo International Airport) is 1564 miles / 2517 kilometers / 1359 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Moscow (SVO) is 1834 miles / 2952 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO).

How far is Moscow from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1563.710 miles
  • 2516.547 kilometers
  • 1358.827 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
  • 1558.712 miles
  • 2508.503 kilometers
  • 1354.483 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 Sheremetyevo International Airport
City: Moscow
Country: Russia Flag of Russia
IATA Code: SVO
ICAO Code: UUEE
Coordinates: 55°58′21″N, 37°24′52″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Moscow is 3 hours. Moscow is 3 hours ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

 GMT

Moscow

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (405 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Moscow (SVO).

Distance:
1564
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1564

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