How far is Ilulissat from Kangerlussuaq?

The distance between Kangerlussuaq (Kangerlussuaq Airport) and Ilulissat (Ilulissat Airport) is 155 miles / 249 kilometers / 135 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kangerlussuaq (SFJ) to Ilulissat (JAV) is 376 miles / 605 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 117 hours 28 minutes.

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Distance from Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 154.877 miles
• 249.251 kilometers
• 134.585 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
• 154.402 miles
• 248.486 kilometers
• 134.171 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 Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat?

The estimated flight time from Kangerlussuaq Airport to Ilulissat Airport is 47 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and Ilulissat Airport (JAV)

On average, flying from Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat generates about 48 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 48 kilograms equals 105 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and Ilulissat Airport (JAV).

Airport information

Origin Kangerlussuaq Airport
City: Kangerlussuaq
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: SFJ
ICAO Code: BGSF
Coordinates: 67°0′43″N, 50°42′41″W
Destination Ilulissat Airport
City: Ilulissat
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: JAV
ICAO Code: BGJN
Coordinates: 69°14′35″N, 51°3′25″W