# How far is Ushuaia from Longyearbyen?

The distance between Longyearbyen (Svalbard Airport, Longyear) and Ushuaia (Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International Airport) is 9794 miles / 15762 kilometers / 8511 nautical miles.

9794
Miles
15762
Kilometers
8511
Nautical miles
19 h 2 min
1 269 kg

## Distance from Longyearbyen to Ushuaia

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 9793.978 miles
• 15761.879 kilometers
• 8510.734 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
• 9809.205 miles
• 15786.386 kilometers
• 8523.966 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 Ushuaia?

The estimated flight time from Svalbard Airport, Longyear to Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International Airport is 19 hours and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International Airport (USH)

On average, flying from Longyearbyen to Ushuaia generates about 1 269 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 1 269 kilograms equals 2 798 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Longyearbyen to Ushuaia

See the map of the shortest flight path between Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR) and Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International Airport (USH).

## 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 Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International Airport
City: Ushuaia
Country: Argentina
IATA Code: USH
ICAO Code: SAWH
Coordinates: 54°50′35″S, 68°17′44″W