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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and London (LTN)

Flight distance from Shetland to London (Sumburgh Airport – Luton Airport) is 555 miles / 893 kilometers / 482 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to London (LTN) is 831 miles / 1338 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Luton Airport (LTN).

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)
  • 554.912 miles
  • 893.044 kilometers
  • 482.205 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
  • 554.190 miles
  • 891.882 kilometers
  • 481.578 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 Luton Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LTN
ICAO Code: EGGW
Coordinates: 51°52′28″N, 0°22′5″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and London.

Time Difference

Shetland

 BST

London

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (235 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → London (LTN).

Distance:
555
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
555

Round trip?