# Distance between Newquay (NQY) and Lydd (LYX)

Flight distance from Newquay to Lydd (Cornwall Airport Newquay – Lydd Airport) is 263 miles / 423 kilometers / 228 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Newquay (NQY) to Lydd (LYX) is 322 miles / 519 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 49 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Newquay to Lydd.

Shortest flight path between Cornwall Airport Newquay (NQY) and Lydd Airport (LYX).

## How far is Lydd from Newquay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 262.886 miles
• 423.073 kilometers
• 228.441 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
• 262.078 miles
• 421.774 kilometers
• 227.740 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
IATA Code: NQY
ICAO Code: EGHQ
Coordinates: 50°26′26″N, 4°59′43″W

B Lydd Airport
City: Lydd
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LYX
ICAO Code: EGMD
Coordinates: 50°57′21″N, 0°56′21″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Newquay and Lydd.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (140 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Newquay (NQY) → Lydd (LYX).

Distance:
263
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
263

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