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Distance between Newquay (NQY) and Shetland (LSI)

Flight distance from Newquay to Shetland (Cornwall Airport Newquay – Sumburgh Airport) is 669 miles / 1076 kilometers / 581 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Newquay (NQY) to Shetland (LSI) is 981 miles / 1579 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 55 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Newquay to Shetland.

Shortest flight path between Cornwall Airport Newquay (NQY) and Sumburgh Airport (LSI).

How far is Shetland from Newquay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Newquay and Shetland. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 668.867 miles
  • 1076.436 kilometers
  • 581.229 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
  • 668.013 miles
  • 1075.063 kilometers
  • 580.488 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 Cornwall Airport Newquay
City: Newquay
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: NQY
ICAO Code: EGHQ
Coordinates: 50°26′26″N, 4°59′43″W

B Sumburgh Airport
City: Shetland
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Newquay and Shetland.

Time Difference

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Shetland

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (267 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Newquay (NQY) → Shetland (LSI).

Distance:
669
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
669

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