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Distance between Sørkjosen (SOJ) and Longyearbyen (LYR)

Flight distance from Sørkjosen to Longyearbyen (Sørkjosen Airport – Svalbard Airport, Longyear) is 595 miles / 958 kilometers / 517 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Sørkjosen (SOJ) to Longyearbyen (LYR) is 244 miles / 393 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sørkjosen to Longyearbyen.

Shortest flight path between Sørkjosen Airport (SOJ) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR).

How far is Longyearbyen from Sørkjosen?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sørkjosen and Longyearbyen. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 595.324 miles
  • 958.081 kilometers
  • 517.322 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
  • 593.119 miles
  • 954.533 kilometers
  • 515.407 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 Sørkjosen Airport
City: Sørkjosen
Country: Norway Flag of Norway
IATA Code: SOJ
ICAO Code: ENSR
Coordinates: 69°47′12″N, 20°57′33″E

B Svalbard Airport, Longyear
City: Longyearbyen
Country: Norway Flag of Norway
IATA Code: LYR
ICAO Code: ENSB
Coordinates: 78°14′45″N, 15°27′56″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sørkjosen and Longyearbyen.

Time Difference

Sørkjosen

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Longyearbyen

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sørkjosen (SOJ) → Longyearbyen (LYR).

Distance:
595
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
595

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