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Distance between London (LHR) and Moscow (VKO)

Flight distance from London to Moscow (London Heathrow Airport – Vnukovo International Airport) is 1560 miles / 2511 kilometers / 1356 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Moscow (VKO) is 1808 miles / 2910 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Vnukovo International Airport (VKO).

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)
  • 1560.039 miles
  • 2510.640 kilometers
  • 1355.637 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
  • 1555.047 miles
  • 2502.605 kilometers
  • 1351.299 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 Vnukovo International Airport
City: Moscow
Country: Russia Flag of Russia
IATA Code: VKO
ICAO Code: UUWW
Coordinates: 55°35′29″N, 37°15′41″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 183 kg (404 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Moscow (VKO).

Distance:
1560
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1560

Round trip?