# Distance between Basrah (BSR) and Najaf (NJF)

Flight distance from Basrah to Najaf (Basra International Airport – Al Najaf International Airport) is 217 miles / 349 kilometers / 188 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Basrah (BSR) to Najaf (NJF) is 269 miles / 433 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 50 minutes.

217
Miles
349
Kilometers
188
Nautical miles

## How far is Najaf from Basrah?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 216.820 miles
• 348.938 kilometers
• 188.411 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
• 216.606 miles
• 348.593 kilometers
• 188.225 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 Basrah to Najaf?

Estimated flight time from Basra International Airport to Al Najaf International Airport is 54 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Basrah and Najaf?

There is no time difference between Basrah and Najaf.

## Flight carbon footprint between Basra International Airport (BSR) and Al Najaf International Airport (NJF)

On average flying from Basrah to Najaf generates about 57 kg of CO2 per passenger, 57 kilograms is equal to 125 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Basrah to Najaf

Shortest flight path between Basra International Airport (BSR) and Al Najaf International Airport (NJF).

## Airport information

Origin Basra International Airport
City: Basrah
Country: Iraq
IATA Code: BSR
ICAO Code: ORMM
Coordinates: 30°32′56″N, 47°39′43″E
Destination Al Najaf International Airport
City: Najaf
Country: Iraq
IATA Code: NJF
ICAO Code: ORNI
Coordinates: 31°59′23″N, 44°24′15″E