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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and Islay (ILY)

Flight distance from Shetland to Islay (Sumburgh Airport – Islay Airport) is 343 miles / 552 kilometers / 298 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Islay (ILY) is 508 miles / 818 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 7 minutes.

Shetland – Islay

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343
Miles
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552
Kilometers
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298
Nautical miles

How far is Islay from Shetland?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 343.299 miles
  • 552.486 kilometers
  • 298.319 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
  • 342.563 miles
  • 551.301 kilometers
  • 297.679 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 Islay?

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Islay Airport is 1 hour 8 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shetland and Islay?

There is no time difference between Shetland and Islay.

Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Islay Airport (ILY)

On average flying from Shetland to Islay generates about 76 kg of CO2 per passenger, 76 kilograms is equal to 167 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 Islay

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Islay Airport (ILY).

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 Islay Airport
City: Islay
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: ILY
ICAO Code: EGPI
Coordinates: 55°40′54″N, 6°15′24″W