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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and Bristol (BRS)

Flight distance from Shetland to Bristol (Sumburgh Airport – Bristol Airport) is 590 miles / 950 kilometers / 513 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Bristol (BRS) is 838 miles / 1349 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Bristol Airport (BRS).

How far is Bristol from Shetland?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 590.365 miles
  • 950.101 kilometers
  • 513.013 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
  • 589.616 miles
  • 948.894 kilometers
  • 512.362 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 Bristol Airport
City: Bristol
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BRS
ICAO Code: EGGD
Coordinates: 51°22′57″N, 2°43′8″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and Bristol.

Time Difference

Shetland

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Bristol

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → Bristol (BRS).

Distance:
590
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
590

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