# How far is Leeds from London?

The distance between London (London Stansted Airport) and Leeds (Leeds Bradford Airport) is 158 miles / 255 kilometers / 138 nautical miles.

The driving distance from London (STN) to Leeds (LBA) is 188 miles / 303 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 3 hours 35 minutes.

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## Distance from London to Leeds

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 158.264 miles
• 254.702 kilometers
• 137.528 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
• 158.041 miles
• 254.342 kilometers
• 137.334 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 Leeds?

The estimated flight time from London Stansted Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is 47 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA)

On average, flying from London to Leeds generates about 48 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 48 kilograms equals 106 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 Leeds

See the map of the shortest flight path between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA).

## 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