Map of flight path and driving directions from Southampton to London.
Shortest flight path between Southampton Airport (SOU) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
How far is London from Southampton?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Southampton and London. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 52.635 miles
- 84.708 kilometers
- 45.738 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
- 52.479 miles
- 84.457 kilometers
- 45.603 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Southampton and London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 33 kg (72 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Southampton (SOU) → London (LGW).