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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and North Ronaldsay (NRL)

Flight distance from Shetland to North Ronaldsay (Sumburgh Airport – North Ronaldsay Airport) is 53 miles / 86 kilometers / 46 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to North Ronaldsay (NRL) is 180 miles / 289 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shetland to North Ronaldsay.

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and North Ronaldsay Airport (NRL).

How far is North Ronaldsay from Shetland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shetland and North Ronaldsay. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 53.367 miles
  • 85.885 kilometers
  • 46.374 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
  • 53.214 miles
  • 85.640 kilometers
  • 46.242 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 North Ronaldsay Airport
City: North Ronaldsay
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: NRL
ICAO Code: EGEN
Coordinates: 59°22′3″N, 2°26′3″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and North Ronaldsay.

Time Difference

Shetland

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North Ronaldsay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 33 kg (72 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → North Ronaldsay (NRL).

Distance:
53
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
53

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