# How far is Faro from Shannon?

The distance between Shannon (Shannon Airport) and Faro (Faro Airport) is 1084 miles / 1745 kilometers / 942 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Shannon (SNN) to Faro (FAO) is 1739 miles / 2799 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 36 hours 17 minutes.

1084
Miles
1745
Kilometers
942
Nautical miles
2 h 33 min
156 kg

## Distance from Shannon to Faro

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Shannon to Faro. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1084.264 miles
• 1744.954 kilometers
• 942.200 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
• 1084.902 miles
• 1745.980 kilometers
• 942.754 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 Shannon to Faro?

The estimated flight time from Shannon Airport to Faro Airport is 2 hours and 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Faro Airport (FAO)

On average, flying from Shannon to Faro generates about 156 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 156 kilograms equals 344 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shannon to Faro

See the map of the shortest flight path between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Faro Airport (FAO).

## Airport information

Origin Shannon Airport
City: Shannon
Country: Ireland
IATA Code: SNN
ICAO Code: EINN
Coordinates: 52°42′7″N, 8°55′29″W
Destination Faro Airport
City: Faro
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: FAO
ICAO Code: LPFR
Coordinates: 37°0′51″N, 7°57′57″W