Map of flight path and driving directions from Shetland to Foula.
Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Foula Airfield (FOA).
How far is Foula from Shetland?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Shetland and Foula. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 31.187 miles
- 50.191 kilometers
- 27.101 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
- 31.089 miles
- 50.033 kilometers
- 27.016 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Shetland and Foula.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 30 kg (65 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Shetland (LSI) → Foula (FOA).