How far is Namsos from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Namsos (Namsos Airport, Høknesøra) is 958 miles / 1542 kilometers / 833 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Namsos (OSY) is 908 miles / 1462 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 27 hours 21 minutes.

958
Miles
1542
Kilometers
833
Nautical miles
2 h 18 min
148 kg

Distance from Longyearbyen to Namsos

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 958.301 miles
• 1542.235 kilometers
• 832.741 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
• 955.038 miles
• 1536.985 kilometers
• 829.905 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 Namsos?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Namsos Airport, Høknesøra is 2 hours and 18 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Namsos Airport, Høknesøra (OSY)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Namsos generates about 148 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 148 kilograms equals 326 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 Namsos

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Namsos Airport, Høknesøra (OSY).

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 Namsos Airport, Høknesøra
City: Namsos
Country: Norway
IATA Code: OSY
ICAO Code: ENNM
Coordinates: 64°28′19″N, 11°34′42″E