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How far is Qaanaaq from Kangerlussuaq?

Distance between Kangerlussuaq (Kangerlussuaq Airport) and Qaanaaq (Qaanaaq Airport) is 818 miles / 1317 kilometers / 711 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Kangerlussuaq (SFJ) to Qaanaaq (NAQ) is 587 miles / 945 kilometers and travel time by car is about 185 hours 40 minutes.

Kangerlussuaq Airport – Qaanaaq Airport

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Distance from Kangerlussuaq to Qaanaaq

There are several ways to calculate distance from Kangerlussuaq to Qaanaaq. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 818.141 miles
  • 1316.670 kilometers
  • 710.945 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
  • 815.162 miles
  • 1311.877 kilometers
  • 708.357 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 Qaanaaq?

Estimated flight time from Kangerlussuaq Airport to Qaanaaq Airport is 2 hours 2 minutes.

What is the time difference between Kangerlussuaq and Qaanaaq?

The time difference between Kangerlussuaq and Qaanaaq is 1 hour. Qaanaaq is 1 hour behind Kangerlussuaq.
Kangerlussuaq time to Qaanaaq time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and Qaanaaq Airport (NAQ)

On average flying from Kangerlussuaq to Qaanaaq generates about 137 kg of CO2 per passenger, 137 kilograms is equal to 301 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 Qaanaaq

Shortest flight path between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and Qaanaaq Airport (NAQ).

Airport information

Origin Kangerlussuaq Airport
City: Kangerlussuaq
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: SFJ
ICAO Code: BGSF
Coordinates: 67°0′43″N, 50°42′41″W
Destination Qaanaaq Airport
City: Qaanaaq
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: NAQ
ICAO Code: BGQQ
Coordinates: 77°29′18″N, 69°23′19″W