# How far is Inverness from Shetland?

Distance between Shetland (Sumburgh Airport) and Inverness (Inverness Airport) is 190 miles / 305 kilometers / 165 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Inverness (INV) is 309 miles / 497 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 51 minutes.

190
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305
Kilometers
165
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## Distance from Shetland to Inverness

There are several ways to calculate distance from Shetland to Inverness. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 189.628 miles
• 305.177 kilometers
• 164.783 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
• 189.203 miles
• 304.493 kilometers
• 164.413 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 Inverness?

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Inverness Airport is 51 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Shetland and Inverness?

There is no time difference between Shetland and Inverness.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Inverness Airport (INV)

On average flying from Shetland to Inverness generates about 53 kg of CO2 per passenger, 53 kilograms is equal to 117 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 Inverness

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Inverness Airport (INV).

## 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 Inverness Airport
City: Inverness
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: INV
ICAO Code: EGPE
Coordinates: 57°32′32″N, 4°2′51″W