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How far is London from Philadelphia, PA?

The distance between Philadelphia (Philadelphia International Airport) and London (London Heathrow Airport) is 3545 miles / 5705 kilometers / 3080 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 7 hours and 12 minutes.

Philadelphia International Airport – London Heathrow Airport

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Distance from Philadelphia to London

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Philadelphia to London. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3544.836 miles
  • 5704.860 kilometers
  • 3080.378 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
  • 3535.477 miles
  • 5689.798 kilometers
  • 3072.245 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 Philadelphia to London?

The estimated flight time from Philadelphia International Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 7 hours and 12 minutes.

What is the time difference between Philadelphia and London?

The time difference between Philadelphia and London is 5 hours. London is 5 hours ahead of Philadelphia.

Flight carbon footprint between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

On average, flying from Philadelphia to London generates about 400 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 400 kilograms equals 882 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Philadelphia to London

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Airport information

Origin Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W
Destination London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

Airlines flying from Philadelphia (PHL) to London (LHR)

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