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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 369 miles / 594 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 54 minutes.

Shetland – Stornoway

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213
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343
Kilometers
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185
Nautical miles

How far is Stornoway from Shetland?

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

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

Estimated flight time from Sumburgh Airport to Stornoway Airport is 54 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shetland and Stornoway?

There is no time difference between Shetland and Stornoway.

Flight carbon footprint between Sumburgh Airport (LSI) and Stornoway Airport (SYY)

On average flying from Shetland to Stornoway generates about 56 kg of CO2 per passenger, 56 kilograms is equal to 124 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 Stornoway

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

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 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