# How far is Narvik from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Narvik (Narvik Airport, Framnes) is 681 miles / 1096 kilometers / 592 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Narvik (NVK) is 434 miles / 699 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 17 hours 23 minutes.

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## Distance from Longyearbyen to Narvik

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 681.195 miles
• 1096.277 kilometers
• 591.942 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
• 678.729 miles
• 1092.308 kilometers
• 589.799 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 Narvik?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Narvik Airport, Framnes is 1 hour and 47 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Narvik Airport, Framnes (NVK)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Narvik generates about 122 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 122 kilograms equals 270 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 Narvik

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Narvik Airport, Framnes (NVK).

## 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 Narvik Airport, Framnes
City: Narvik
Country: Norway
IATA Code: NVK
ICAO Code: ENNK
Coordinates: 68°26′12″N, 17°23′12″E