# 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
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W

B London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: 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.

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## 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

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