# How far is Guernsey from Shetland?

The distance between Shetland (Sumburgh Airport) and Guernsey (Guernsey Airport) is 724 miles / 1166 kilometers / 629 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Guernsey (GCI) is 1017 miles / 1636 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 57 hours 18 minutes.

724
Miles
1166
Kilometers
629
Nautical miles
1 h 52 min
127 kg

## Distance from Shetland to Guernsey

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 724.251 miles
• 1165.569 kilometers
• 629.357 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
• 723.455 miles
• 1164.288 kilometers
• 628.665 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 Guernsey?

The estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Guernsey Airport is 1 hour and 52 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Guernsey Airport (GCI)

On average, flying from Shetland to Guernsey generates about 127 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 127 kilograms equals 280 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 Guernsey

See the map of the shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Guernsey Airport (GCI).

## 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 Guernsey Airport
City: Guernsey
Country: Guernsey
IATA Code: GCI
ICAO Code: EGJB
Coordinates: 49°26′6″N, 2°36′7″W