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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and London (LGW)

Flight distance from Shetland to London (Sumburgh Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 606 miles / 974 kilometers / 526 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to London (LGW) is 894 miles / 1439 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shetland to London.

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

How far is London from Shetland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shetland and London. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 605.519 miles
  • 974.488 kilometers
  • 526.181 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
  • 604.766 miles
  • 973.277 kilometers
  • 525.528 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).

Airport information


A 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

B London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and London.

Time Difference

Shetland

 BST

London

 BST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 113 kg (250 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → London (LGW).

Distance:
606
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
606

Round trip?