# How far is Sogndal from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Sogndal (Sogndal Airport, Haukåsen) is 1199 miles / 1929 kilometers / 1042 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Sogndal (SOG) is 1293 miles / 2081 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 36 hours 36 minutes.

1199
Miles
1929
Kilometers
1042
Nautical miles
2 h 46 min
161 kg

## Distance from Longyearbyen to Sogndal

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1198.543 miles
• 1928.868 kilometers
• 1041.505 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
• 1194.687 miles
• 1922.662 kilometers
• 1038.154 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 Sogndal?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Sogndal Airport, Haukåsen is 2 hours and 46 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Sogndal Airport, Haukåsen (SOG)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Sogndal generates about 161 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 161 kilograms equals 356 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 Sogndal

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Sogndal Airport, Haukåsen (SOG).

## 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 Sogndal Airport, Haukåsen
City: Sogndal
Country: Norway
IATA Code: SOG
ICAO Code: ENSG
Coordinates: 61°9′21″N, 7°8′16″E