# How far is Shillong from Varanasi?

The distance between Varanasi (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport) and Shillong (Shillong Airport) is 569 miles / 916 kilometers / 495 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Shillong (SHL) is 737 miles / 1186 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 23 minutes.

569
Miles
916
Kilometers
495
Nautical miles
1 h 34 min
109 kg

## Distance from Varanasi to Shillong

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Varanasi to Shillong. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 569.481 miles
• 916.491 kilometers
• 494.866 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
• 568.493 miles
• 914.901 kilometers
• 494.007 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 Varanasi to Shillong?

The estimated flight time from Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport to Shillong Airport is 1 hour and 34 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Shillong Airport (SHL)

On average, flying from Varanasi to Shillong generates about 109 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 109 kilograms equals 240 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Varanasi to Shillong

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Shillong Airport (SHL).