There are several ways to calculate the distance from London to Dubai. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
2973.119 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
2969.509 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 London to Dubai?
The estimated flight time from Luton Airport to Dubai International Airport is
6 hours and 58 minutes.
What is the time difference between London and Dubai?
The time difference between London and Dubai is 3 hours. Dubai is 3 hours ahead of London.
Flight carbon footprint between Luton Airport (LTN) and Dubai International Airport (DXB)
On average, flying from London to Dubai generates about 385 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 385 kilograms equals 849 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from London to Dubai
See the map of the shortest flight path between Luton Airport (LTN) and Dubai International Airport (DXB).