# How far is Alderney from Shetland?

The distance between Shetland (Sumburgh Airport) and Alderney (Alderney Airport) is 705 miles / 1134 kilometers / 612 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Alderney (ACI) is 1041 miles / 1676 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 58 hours 12 minutes.

705
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1134
Kilometers
612
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1 h 50 min
125 kg

## Distance from Shetland to Alderney

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Shetland to Alderney. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 704.596 miles
• 1133.937 kilometers
• 612.277 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 703.809 miles
• 1132.670 kilometers
• 611.593 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Shetland to Alderney?

The estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Alderney Airport is 1 hour and 50 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Alderney Airport (ACI)

On average, flying from Shetland to Alderney generates about 125 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 125 kilograms equals 276 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shetland to Alderney

See the map of the shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Alderney Airport (ACI).

## Airport information

Origin Sumburgh Airport
City: Shetland
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W
Destination Alderney Airport
City: Alderney
Country: Guernsey
IATA Code: ACI
ICAO Code: EGJA
Coordinates: 49°42′21″N, 2°12′52″W