Map of flight path from Philadelphia to Edinburgh.
Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
How far is Edinburgh from Philadelphia?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Edinburgh. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3347.705 miles
- 5387.608 kilometers
- 2909.076 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
- 3339.017 miles
- 5373.627 kilometers
- 2901.527 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Philadelphia and Edinburgh is 4 hours. Edinburgh is 4 hours ahead of Philadelphia.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 376 kg (829 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → Edinburgh (EDI).