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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and Lydd (LYX)

Flight distance from Shetland to Lydd (Sumburgh Airport – Lydd Airport) is 623 miles / 1003 kilometers / 542 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Lydd (LYX) is 926 miles / 1490 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 18 minutes.

Shetland – Lydd

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623
Miles
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1003
Kilometers
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542
Nautical miles

How far is Lydd from Shetland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 623.397 miles
  • 1003.260 kilometers
  • 541.717 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
  • 622.613 miles
  • 1001.998 kilometers
  • 541.036 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 Lydd?

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Lydd Airport is 1 hour 40 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shetland and Lydd?

There is no time difference between Shetland and Lydd.

Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Lydd Airport (LYX)

On average flying from Shetland to Lydd generates about 116 kg of CO2 per passenger, 116 kilograms is equal to 255 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 Lydd

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Lydd Airport (LYX).

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 Lydd Airport
City: Lydd
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LYX
ICAO Code: EGMD
Coordinates: 50°57′21″N, 0°56′21″E