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How far is Liverpool from Shetland?

Distance between Shetland (Sumburgh Airport) and Liverpool (Liverpool John Lennon Airport) is 457 miles / 735 kilometers / 397 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Liverpool (LPL) is 684 miles / 1100 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 49 minutes.

Sumburgh Airport – Liverpool John Lennon Airport

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Distance from Shetland to Liverpool

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 456.710 miles
  • 735.004 kilometers
  • 396.870 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
  • 456.050 miles
  • 733.941 kilometers
  • 396.296 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 Liverpool?

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 1 hour 21 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shetland and Liverpool?

There is no time difference between Shetland and Liverpool.

Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LPL)

On average flying from Shetland to Liverpool generates about 92 kg of CO2 per passenger, 92 kilograms is equal to 203 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 Liverpool

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LPL).

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 Liverpool John Lennon Airport
City: Liverpool
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LPL
ICAO Code: EGGP
Coordinates: 53°20′0″N, 2°50′58″W