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Distance between Madrid (MAD) and London (LGW)

Flight distance from Madrid to London (Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 753 miles / 1213 kilometers / 655 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Madrid (MAD) to London (LGW) is 1065 miles / 1714 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 55 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Madrid to London.

Shortest flight path between Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

How far is London from Madrid?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Madrid and London. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 753.474 miles
  • 1212.599 kilometers
  • 654.751 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 753.682 miles
  • 1212.933 kilometers
  • 654.931 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).

Airport information


A Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
City: Madrid
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: MAD
ICAO Code: LEMD
Coordinates: 40°29′36″N, 3°34′0″W

B London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Madrid and London is 1 hour. London is 1 hour behind Madrid.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (287 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Madrid (MAD) → London (LGW).

Distance:
753
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
753

Round trip?