# How far is Andenes from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Andenes (Andøya Airport, Andenes) is 621 miles / 999 kilometers / 540 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Andenes (ANX) is 581 miles / 935 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 26 minutes.

621
Miles
999
Kilometers
540
Nautical miles
1 h 40 min
115 kg

## Distance from Longyearbyen to Andenes

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Longyearbyen to Andenes. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 621.038 miles
• 999.464 kilometers
• 539.667 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 618.763 miles
• 995.803 kilometers
• 537.691 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 Longyearbyen to Andenes?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Andøya Airport, Andenes is 1 hour and 40 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Andenes generates about 115 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 115 kilograms equals 254 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Longyearbyen to Andenes

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX).

## Airport information

Origin Svalbard Airport, Longyear
City: Longyearbyen
Country: Norway
IATA Code: LYR
ICAO Code: ENSB
Coordinates: 78°14′45″N, 15°27′56″E
Destination Andøya Airport, Andenes
City: Andenes
Country: Norway
IATA Code: ANX
ICAO Code: ENAN
Coordinates: 69°17′33″N, 16°8′39″E