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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and London (LHR)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to London (Philadelphia International Airport – London Heathrow Airport) is 3545 miles / 5705 kilometers / 3080 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 12 minutes.

Philadelphia – London

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3545
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5705
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3080
Nautical miles

How far is London from Philadelphia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Philadelphia International Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 7 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference

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

On average flying from Philadelphia to London generates about 400 kg of CO2 per passenger, 400 kilograms is equal to 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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