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How far is Blackpool from Shetland?

Distance between Shetland (Sumburgh Airport) and Blackpool (Blackpool Airport) is 428 miles / 688 kilometers / 372 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Blackpool (BLK) is 652 miles / 1050 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 14 minutes.

Sumburgh Airport – Blackpool Airport

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Distance from Shetland to Blackpool

There are several ways to calculate distance from Shetland to Blackpool. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 427.625 miles
  • 688.195 kilometers
  • 371.596 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
  • 426.985 miles
  • 687.166 kilometers
  • 371.040 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 Blackpool?

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Blackpool Airport is 1 hour 18 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shetland and Blackpool?

There is no time difference between Shetland and Blackpool.

Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Blackpool Airport (BLK)

On average flying from Shetland to Blackpool generates about 88 kg of CO2 per passenger, 88 kilograms is equal to 194 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 Blackpool

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Blackpool Airport (BLK).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Blackpool Airport
City: Blackpool
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BLK
ICAO Code: EGNH
Coordinates: 53°46′18″N, 3°1′42″W