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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and Fair Isle (FIE)

Flight distance from Shetland to Fair Isle (Sumburgh Airport – Fair Isle Airport) is 26 miles / 43 kilometers / 23 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Fair Isle (FIE) is 30 miles / 49 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 49 minutes.

Shetland – Fair Isle

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26
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43
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23
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How far is Fair Isle from Shetland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 26.446 miles
  • 42.560 kilometers
  • 22.981 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
  • 26.387 miles
  • 42.465 kilometers
  • 22.929 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 Fair Isle?

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Fair Isle Airport is 33 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shetland and Fair Isle?

There is no time difference between Shetland and Fair Isle.

Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Fair Isle Airport (FIE)

On average flying from Shetland to Fair Isle generates about 29 kg of CO2 per passenger, 29 kilograms is equal to 64 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 Fair Isle

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Fair Isle Airport (FIE).

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 Fair Isle Airport
City: Fair Isle
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: FIE
ICAO Code: EGEF
Coordinates: 59°32′8″N, 1°37′41″W