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Distance between Southampton (SOU) and Kirkwall (KOI)

Flight distance from Southampton to Kirkwall (Southampton Airport – Kirkwall Airport) is 557 miles / 897 kilometers / 484 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Southampton (SOU) to Kirkwall (KOI) is 738 miles / 1188 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Southampton to Kirkwall.

Shortest flight path between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Kirkwall Airport (KOI).

How far is Kirkwall from Southampton?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Southampton and Kirkwall. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 557.277 miles
  • 896.850 kilometers
  • 484.260 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
  • 556.626 miles
  • 895.803 kilometers
  • 483.695 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 Southampton Airport
City: Southampton
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: SOU
ICAO Code: EGHI
Coordinates: 50°57′1″N, 1°21′24″W

B Kirkwall Airport
City: Kirkwall
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: KOI
ICAO Code: EGPA
Coordinates: 58°57′28″N, 2°54′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Southampton and Kirkwall.

Time Difference

Southampton

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Kirkwall

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Southampton (SOU) → Kirkwall (KOI).

Distance:
557
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
557

Round trip?