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Distance between Abu Dhabi (AUH) and Kuwait City (KWI)

Flight distance from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City (Abu Dhabi International Airport – Kuwait International Airport) is 528 miles / 850 kilometers / 459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Kuwait City (KWI) is 731 miles / 1177 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City.

Shortest flight path between Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) and Kuwait International Airport (KWI).

How far is Kuwait City from Abu Dhabi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Abu Dhabi and Kuwait City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 528.261 miles
  • 850.153 kilometers
  • 459.046 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
  • 528.416 miles
  • 850.403 kilometers
  • 459.181 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 Abu Dhabi International Airport
City: Abu Dhabi
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: AUH
ICAO Code: OMAA
Coordinates: 24°25′58″N, 54°39′3″E

B Kuwait International Airport
City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait Flag of Kuwait
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Abu Dhabi and Kuwait City is 1 hour. Kuwait City is 1 hour behind Abu Dhabi.

Time Difference

Abu Dhabi

 +04

Kuwait City

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (227 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Abu Dhabi (AUH) → Kuwait City (KWI).

Distance:
528
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
528

Round trip?