# How far is Vagar from Shetland?

The distance between Shetland (Sumburgh Airport) and Vagar (Vágar Airport) is 252 miles / 405 kilometers / 219 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Vagar (FAE) is 2445 miles / 3935 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 102 hours 28 minutes.

252
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405
Kilometers
219
Nautical miles

## Distance from Shetland to Vagar

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 251.631 miles
• 404.960 kilometers
• 218.661 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
• 250.849 miles
• 403.703 kilometers
• 217.982 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 Vagar?

The estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Vágar Airport is 58 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Vágar Airport (FAE)

On average, flying from Shetland to Vagar generates about 62 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 62 kilograms equals 137 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 Vagar

See the map of the shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Vágar Airport (FAE).

## 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 Vágar Airport
City: Vagar
Country: Faroe Islands
IATA Code: FAE
ICAO Code: EKVG
Coordinates: 62°3′48″N, 7°16′37″W