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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 / 1491 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 12 minutes.

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

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

How far is Lydd from Shetland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shetland and Lydd. 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).

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 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and Lydd.

Time Difference

Shetland

 BST

Lydd

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (255 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → Lydd (LYX).

Distance:
623
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
623

Round trip?