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Distance between Tromsø (TOS) and Longyearbyen (LYR)

Flight distance from Tromsø to Longyearbyen (Tromsø Airport, Langnes – Svalbard Airport, Longyear) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers / 519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Tromsø (TOS) to Longyearbyen (LYR) is 327 miles / 527 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 31 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tromsø to Longyearbyen.

Shortest flight path between Tromsø Airport, Langnes (TOS) and Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR).

How far is Longyearbyen from Tromsø?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tromsø and Longyearbyen. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 597.241 miles
  • 961.167 kilometers
  • 518.989 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
  • 595.038 miles
  • 957.621 kilometers
  • 517.074 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 Tromsø Airport, Langnes
City: Tromsø
Country: Norway Flag of Norway
IATA Code: TOS
ICAO Code: ENTC
Coordinates: 69°40′59″N, 18°55′8″E

B Svalbard Airport, Longyear
City: Longyearbyen
Country: Norway Flag of Norway
IATA Code: LYR
ICAO Code: ENSB
Coordinates: 78°14′45″N, 15°27′56″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tromsø and Longyearbyen.

Time Difference

Tromsø

 CET

Longyearbyen

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tromsø (TOS) → Longyearbyen (LYR).

Distance:
597
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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