# How far is Goose Bay from Kangerlussuaq?

The distance between Kangerlussuaq (Kangerlussuaq Airport) and Goose Bay (CFB Goose Bay) is 1003 miles / 1614 kilometers / 871 nautical miles.

1003
Miles
1614
Kilometers
871
Nautical miles
2 h 23 min
151 kg

## Distance from Kangerlussuaq to Goose Bay

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1002.636 miles
• 1613.586 kilometers
• 871.267 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
• 1000.504 miles
• 1610.155 kilometers
• 869.414 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 Goose Bay?

The estimated flight time from Kangerlussuaq Airport to CFB Goose Bay is 2 hours and 23 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and CFB Goose Bay (YYR)

On average, flying from Kangerlussuaq to Goose Bay generates about 151 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 151 kilograms equals 333 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Kangerlussuaq to Goose Bay

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and CFB Goose Bay (YYR).

## 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 CFB Goose Bay
City: Goose Bay