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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and London (STN)

Flight distance from Shetland to London (Sumburgh Airport – London Stansted Airport) is 556 miles / 895 kilometers / 483 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to London (STN) is 838 miles / 1349 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and London Stansted Airport (STN).

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)
  • 556.195 miles
  • 895.110 kilometers
  • 483.320 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
  • 555.463 miles
  • 893.931 kilometers
  • 482.684 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 London Stansted Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: STN
ICAO Code: EGSS
Coordinates: 51°53′5″N, 0°14′5″E

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 (236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → London (STN).

Distance:
556
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
556

Round trip?