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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and Aberdeen (ABZ)

Flight distance from Shetland to Aberdeen (Sumburgh Airport – Aberdeen Airport) is 188 miles / 303 kilometers / 163 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Aberdeen (ABZ) is 398 miles / 641 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shetland to Aberdeen.

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Aberdeen Airport (ABZ).

How far is Aberdeen from Shetland?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 188.132 miles
  • 302.770 kilometers
  • 163.482 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
  • 187.798 miles
  • 302.231 kilometers
  • 163.192 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 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

B Aberdeen Airport
City: Aberdeen
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: ABZ
ICAO Code: EGPD
Coordinates: 57°12′6″N, 2°11′52″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and Aberdeen.

Time Difference

Shetland

 BST

Aberdeen

 BST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (116 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → Aberdeen (ABZ).

Distance:
188
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
188

Round trip?