# How far is Stavanger from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Stavanger (Stavanger Airport, Sola) is 1361 miles / 2190 kilometers / 1183 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Stavanger (SVG) is 1496 miles / 2408 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 41 hours 37 minutes.

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2190
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1183
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3 h 4 min
171 kg

## Distance from Longyearbyen to Stavanger

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1360.807 miles
• 2190.007 kilometers
• 1182.509 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
• 1356.621 miles
• 2183.270 kilometers
• 1178.871 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 Stavanger?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Stavanger Airport, Sola is 3 hours and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Stavanger Airport, Sola (SVG)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Stavanger generates about 171 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 171 kilograms equals 376 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 Stavanger

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Stavanger Airport, Sola (SVG).

## 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 Stavanger Airport, Sola
City: Stavanger
Country: Norway
IATA Code: SVG
ICAO Code: ENZV
Coordinates: 58°52′36″N, 5°38′16″E