# How far is Gran Canaria from London?

The distance between London (London Stansted Airport) and Gran Canaria (Gran Canaria Airport) is 1840 miles / 2962 kilometers / 1599 nautical miles.

The driving distance from London (STN) to Gran Canaria (LPA) is 2260 miles / 3637 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 57 hours 58 minutes.

1840
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2962
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1599
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3 h 59 min
203 kg

## Distance from London to Gran Canaria

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1840.344 miles
• 2961.747 kilometers
• 1599.215 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
• 1841.597 miles
• 2963.763 kilometers
• 1600.304 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 Gran Canaria?

The estimated flight time from London Stansted Airport to Gran Canaria Airport is 3 hours and 59 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Gran Canaria Airport (LPA)

On average, flying from London to Gran Canaria generates about 203 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 203 kilograms equals 448 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 Gran Canaria

See the map of the shortest flight path between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Gran Canaria Airport (LPA).

## 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 Gran Canaria Airport
City: Gran Canaria
Country: Spain
IATA Code: LPA
ICAO Code: GCLP
Coordinates: 27°55′54″N, 15°23′11″W