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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 / 1348 kilometers and travel time by car is about 52 hours 35 minutes.

Shetland – London

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556
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895
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483
Nautical miles

How far is London from Shetland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

How long does it take to fly from Shetland to London?

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to London Stansted Airport is 1 hour 33 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shetland and London?

There is no time difference between Shetland and London.

Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and London Stansted Airport (STN)

On average flying from Shetland to London generates about 107 kg of CO2 per passenger, 107 kilograms is equal to 236 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 London

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

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 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