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Distance between Southampton (SOU) and Shetland (LSI)

Flight distance from Southampton to Shetland (Southampton Airport – Sumburgh Airport) is 618 miles / 994 kilometers / 537 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Southampton (SOU) to Shetland (LSI) is 882 miles / 1420 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Sumburgh Airport (LSI).

How far is Shetland from Southampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 617.663 miles
  • 994.032 kilometers
  • 536.734 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
  • 616.912 miles
  • 992.824 kilometers
  • 536.082 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 Sumburgh Airport
City: Shetland
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LSI
ICAO Code: EGPB
Coordinates: 59°52′44″N, 1°17′44″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Southampton and Shetland.

Time Difference

Southampton

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Shetland

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Southampton (SOU) → Shetland (LSI).

Distance:
618
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
618

Round trip?