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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and Barra (BRR)

Flight distance from Shetland to Barra (Sumburgh Airport – Barra Airport) is 298 miles / 479 kilometers / 259 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Barra (BRR) is 496 miles / 799 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Barra Airport (BRR).

How far is Barra from Shetland?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 297.813 miles
  • 479.284 kilometers
  • 258.793 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
  • 296.998 miles
  • 477.972 kilometers
  • 258.084 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 Barra Airport
City: Barra
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BRR
ICAO Code: EGPR
Coordinates: 57°1′22″N, 7°26′35″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and Barra.

Time Difference

Shetland

 BST

Barra

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (152 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → Barra (BRR).

Distance:
298
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
298

Round trip?