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Distance between Shetland (LSI) and Stornoway (SYY)

Flight distance from Shetland to Stornoway (Sumburgh Airport – Stornoway Airport) is 213 miles / 343 kilometers / 185 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Shetland (LSI) to Stornoway (SYY) is 368 miles / 593 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Stornoway Airport (SYY).

How far is Stornoway from Shetland?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 213.240 miles
  • 343.177 kilometers
  • 185.301 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
  • 212.588 miles
  • 342.126 kilometers
  • 184.734 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 Stornoway Airport
City: Stornoway
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: SYY
ICAO Code: EGPO
Coordinates: 58°12′56″N, 6°19′51″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shetland and Stornoway.

Time Difference

Shetland

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Stornoway

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 56 kg (124 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shetland (LSI) → Stornoway (SYY).

Distance:
213
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
213

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