# How far is Alicante from London?

The distance between London (London Stansted Airport) and Alicante (Alicante–Elche Airport) is 940 miles / 1513 kilometers / 817 nautical miles.

The driving distance from London (STN) to Alicante (ALC) is 1266 miles / 2038 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 33 minutes.

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2 h 16 min
147 kg

## Distance from London to Alicante

There are several ways to calculate the distance from London to Alicante. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 940.129 miles
• 1512.991 kilometers
• 816.950 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
• 940.645 miles
• 1513.821 kilometers
• 817.398 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 London to Alicante?

The estimated flight time from London Stansted Airport to Alicante–Elche Airport is 2 hours and 16 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Alicante–Elche Airport (ALC)

On average, flying from London to Alicante generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 147 kilograms equals 323 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Alicante

See the map of the shortest flight path between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Alicante–Elche Airport (ALC).

## Airport information

Origin London Stansted Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: STN
ICAO Code: EGSS
Coordinates: 51°53′5″N, 0°14′5″E
Destination Alicante–Elche Airport
City: Alicante
Country: Spain
IATA Code: ALC
ICAO Code: LEAL
Coordinates: 38°16′55″N, 0°33′29″W