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How far is Sirte from Kufra?

Distance between Kufra (Kufra Airport) and Sirte (Ghardabiya Airbase) is 628 miles / 1010 kilometers / 546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Kufra (AKF) to Sirte (SRX) is 835 miles / 1344 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 0 minutes.

Kufra Airport – Ghardabiya Airbase

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Distance from Kufra to Sirte

There are several ways to calculate distance from Kufra to Sirte. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 627.805 miles
  • 1010.354 kilometers
  • 545.548 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
  • 628.542 miles
  • 1011.541 kilometers
  • 546.188 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 Kufra to Sirte?

Estimated flight time from Kufra Airport to Ghardabiya Airbase is 1 hour 41 minutes.

What is the time difference between Kufra and Sirte?

There is no time difference between Kufra and Sirte.

Flight carbon footprint between Kufra Airport (AKF) and Ghardabiya Airbase (SRX)

On average flying from Kufra to Sirte generates about 116 kg of CO2 per passenger, 116 kilograms is equal to 256 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kufra to Sirte

Shortest flight path between Kufra Airport (AKF) and Ghardabiya Airbase (SRX).

Airport information

Origin Kufra Airport
City: Kufra
Country: Libya Flag of Libya
IATA Code: AKF
ICAO Code: HLKF
Coordinates: 24°10′43″N, 23°18′50″E
Destination Ghardabiya Airbase
City: Sirte
Country: Libya Flag of Libya
IATA Code: SRX
ICAO Code: HLGD
Coordinates: 31°3′48″N, 16°35′41″E