# How far is Lerwick from North Ronaldsay?

The distance between North Ronaldsay (North Ronaldsay Airport) and Lerwick (Tingwall Airport) is 71 miles / 114 kilometers / 61 nautical miles.

The driving distance from North Ronaldsay (NRL) to Lerwick (LWK) is 161 miles / 259 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 49 hours 16 minutes.

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## Distance from North Ronaldsay to Lerwick

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 70.615 miles
• 113.644 kilometers
• 61.363 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
• 70.438 miles
• 113.359 kilometers
• 61.209 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 Lerwick?

The estimated flight time from North Ronaldsay Airport to Tingwall Airport is 38 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between North Ronaldsay Airport (NRL) and Tingwall Airport (LWK)

On average, flying from North Ronaldsay to Lerwick generates about 35 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 35 kilograms equals 78 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 Lerwick

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

## 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 Tingwall Airport
City: Lerwick
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LWK
ICAO Code: EGET
Coordinates: 60°11′31″N, 1°14′36″W