# Distance between Beirut (BEY) and Najaf (NJF)

Flight distance from Beirut to Najaf (Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport – Al Najaf International Airport) is 533 miles / 858 kilometers / 463 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Beirut (BEY) to Najaf (NJF) is 669 miles / 1076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 25 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Beirut to Najaf.

Shortest flight path between Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) and Al Najaf International Airport (NJF).

## How far is Najaf from Beirut?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Beirut and Najaf. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 533.232 miles
• 858.153 kilometers
• 463.366 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
• 532.251 miles
• 856.575 kilometers
• 462.514 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 Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport
City: Beirut
Country: Lebanon
IATA Code: BEY
ICAO Code: OLBA
Coordinates: 33°49′15″N, 35°29′18″E

B Al Najaf International Airport
City: Najaf
Country: Iraq
IATA Code: NJF
ICAO Code: ORNI
Coordinates: 31°59′23″N, 44°24′15″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beirut and Najaf is 1 hour. Najaf is 1 hour ahead of Beirut.

EET

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (228 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beirut (BEY) → Najaf (NJF).

Distance:
533
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
533

Round trip?