# How far is Kirkwall from Wick?

The distance between Wick (Wick Airport) and Kirkwall (Kirkwall Airport) is 35 miles / 57 kilometers / 31 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wick (WIC) to Kirkwall (KOI) is 53 miles / 85 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 2 hours 0 minutes.

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## Distance from Wick to Kirkwall

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Wick to Kirkwall. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 35.189 miles
• 56.631 kilometers
• 30.579 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
• 35.125 miles
• 56.529 kilometers
• 30.523 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 Wick to Kirkwall?

The estimated flight time from Wick Airport to Kirkwall Airport is 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Wick Airport (WIC) and Kirkwall Airport (KOI)

On average, flying from Wick to Kirkwall generates about 30 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 30 kilograms equals 67 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Wick to Kirkwall

See the map of the shortest flight path between Wick Airport (WIC) and Kirkwall Airport (KOI).

## Airport information

Origin Wick Airport
City: Wick
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: WIC
ICAO Code: EGPC
Coordinates: 58°27′32″N, 3°5′35″W
Destination Kirkwall Airport
City: Kirkwall
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: KOI
ICAO Code: EGPA
Coordinates: 58°57′28″N, 2°54′17″W