The flight distance from London, United Kingdom to Sri Lanka is:

5,460 miles / 8 788 km

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Distance from London, United Kingdom to Sri Lanka

The total distance from London, United Kingdom to Sri Lanka is 5,460 miles.

This is equivalent to 8 788 kilometers or 4,745 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in London, United Kingdom.
It ends in Sri Lanka.

Your flight direction from London, United Kingdom to Sri Lanka is East (92 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from London, United Kingdom to Sri Lanka. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

London, United Kingdom

City: London
Region: London, City of
Country: United Kingdom
Category: cities

Sri Lanka

Country: Sri Lanka
Continent: Asia
Category: countries

Flight distance calculator

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