# How far is Molde from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Molde (Molde Airport, Årø) is 1089 miles / 1752 kilometers / 946 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Molde (MOL) is 1159 miles / 1865 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 33 hours 26 minutes.

1089
Miles
1752
Kilometers
946
Nautical miles
2 h 33 min
156 kg

## Distance from Longyearbyen to Molde

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1088.704 miles
• 1752.099 kilometers
• 946.058 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
• 1085.093 miles
• 1746.288 kilometers
• 942.920 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 Molde?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Molde Airport, Årø is 2 hours and 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Molde Airport, Årø (MOL)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Molde generates about 156 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 156 kilograms equals 344 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 Molde

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Molde Airport, Årø (MOL).

## 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 Molde Airport, Årø
City: Molde
Country: Norway
IATA Code: MOL
ICAO Code: ENML
Coordinates: 62°44′40″N, 7°15′44″E