# How far is Islay from North Ronaldsay?

The distance between North Ronaldsay (North Ronaldsay Airport) and Islay (Islay Airport) is 292 miles / 470 kilometers / 254 nautical miles.

The driving distance from North Ronaldsay (NRL) to Islay (ILY) is 400 miles / 644 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 38 minutes.

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470
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254
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1 h 3 min

## Distance from North Ronaldsay to Islay

There are several ways to calculate the distance from North Ronaldsay to Islay. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 291.950 miles
• 469.848 kilometers
• 253.697 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
• 291.360 miles
• 468.898 kilometers
• 253.185 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 North Ronaldsay to Islay?

The estimated flight time from North Ronaldsay Airport to Islay Airport is 1 hour and 3 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between North Ronaldsay Airport (NRL) and Islay Airport (ILY)

On average, flying from North Ronaldsay to Islay generates about 68 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 68 kilograms equals 150 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from North Ronaldsay to Islay

See the map of the shortest flight path between North Ronaldsay Airport (NRL) and Islay Airport (ILY).

## Airport information

Origin North Ronaldsay Airport
City: North Ronaldsay
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: NRL
ICAO Code: EGEN
Coordinates: 59°22′3″N, 2°26′3″W
Destination Islay Airport
City: Islay
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: ILY
ICAO Code: EGPI
Coordinates: 55°40′54″N, 6°15′24″W