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How far is Sisimiut from Thule?

Distance between Thule (Thule Air Base) and Sisimiut (Sisimiut Airport) is 735 miles / 1182 kilometers / 638 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Thule (THU) to Sisimiut (JHS) is 413 miles / 664 kilometers and travel time by car is about 131 hours 26 minutes.

Thule Air Base – Sisimiut Airport

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638
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Distance from Thule to Sisimiut

There are several ways to calculate distance from Thule to Sisimiut. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 734.531 miles
  • 1182.114 kilometers
  • 638.290 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
  • 731.902 miles
  • 1177.882 kilometers
  • 636.006 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 Thule to Sisimiut?

Estimated flight time from Thule Air Base to Sisimiut Airport is 1 hour 53 minutes.

What is the time difference between Thule and Sisimiut?

The time difference between Thule and Sisimiut is 1 hour. Sisimiut is 1 hour ahead of Thule.
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Flight carbon footprint between Thule Air Base (THU) and Sisimiut Airport (JHS)

On average flying from Thule to Sisimiut generates about 128 kg of CO2 per passenger, 128 kilograms is equal to 283 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Thule to Sisimiut

Shortest flight path between Thule Air Base (THU) and Sisimiut Airport (JHS).

Airport information

Origin Thule Air Base
City: Thule
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: THU
ICAO Code: BGTL
Coordinates: 76°31′52″N, 68°42′11″W
Destination Sisimiut Airport
City: Sisimiut
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: JHS
ICAO Code: BGSS
Coordinates: 66°57′4″N, 53°43′45″W