# How far is Mosjoen from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Mosjoen (Mosjøen Airport, Kjærstad) is 865 miles / 1392 kilometers / 752 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Mosjoen (MJF) is 818 miles / 1316 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 25 hours 9 minutes.

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2 h 8 min
141 kg

## Distance from Longyearbyen to Mosjoen

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 865.239 miles
• 1392.468 kilometers
• 751.873 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
• 862.231 miles
• 1387.627 kilometers
• 749.258 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 Mosjoen?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Mosjøen Airport, Kjærstad is 2 hours and 8 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Mosjøen Airport, Kjærstad (MJF)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Mosjoen generates about 141 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 141 kilograms equals 310 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 Mosjoen

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Mosjøen Airport, Kjærstad (MJF).

## 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