# How far is Stornoway from North Ronaldsay?

The distance between North Ronaldsay (North Ronaldsay Airport) and Stornoway (Stornoway Airport) is 161 miles / 259 kilometers / 140 nautical miles.

The driving distance from North Ronaldsay (NRL) to Stornoway (SYY) is 260 miles / 419 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 18 hours 24 minutes.

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## Distance from North Ronaldsay to Stornoway

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 161.078 miles
• 259.231 kilometers
• 139.973 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
• 160.575 miles
• 258.421 kilometers
• 139.536 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 Stornoway?

The estimated flight time from North Ronaldsay Airport to Stornoway Airport is 48 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between North Ronaldsay Airport (NRL) and Stornoway Airport (SYY)

On average, flying from North Ronaldsay to Stornoway generates about 49 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 49 kilograms equals 107 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 Stornoway

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

## 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 Stornoway Airport
City: Stornoway
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: SYY
ICAO Code: EGPO
Coordinates: 58°12′56″N, 6°19′51″W