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Distance between Reykjavik (RKV) and Akureyri (AEY)

Flight distance from Reykjavik to Akureyri (Reykjavík Airport – Akureyri Airport) is 155 miles / 250 kilometers / 135 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Reykjavik (RKV) to Akureyri (AEY) is 242 miles / 390 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Reykjavik to Akureyri.

Shortest flight path between Reykjavík Airport (RKV) and Akureyri Airport (AEY).

How far is Akureyri from Reykjavik?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Reykjavik and Akureyri. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 155.486 miles
  • 250.231 kilometers
  • 135.114 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
  • 154.973 miles
  • 249.405 kilometers
  • 134.668 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).

Airport information


A Reykjavík Airport
City: Reykjavik
Country: Iceland Flag of Iceland
IATA Code: RKV
ICAO Code: BIRK
Coordinates: 64°7′47″N, 21°56′26″W

B Akureyri Airport
City: Akureyri
Country: Iceland Flag of Iceland
IATA Code: AEY
ICAO Code: BIAR
Coordinates: 65°39′36″N, 18°4′21″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Reykjavik and Akureyri.

Time Difference

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Akureyri

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 48 kg (106 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Reykjavik (RKV) → Akureyri (AEY).

Distance:
155
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
155

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