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Distance between Batticaloa (BTC) and Jaffna (JAF)

Flight distance from Batticaloa to Jaffna (Batticaloa International Airport – Jaffna Airport) is 181 miles / 291 kilometers / 157 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Batticaloa (BTC) to Jaffna (JAF) is 235 miles / 379 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 7 minutes.

Batticaloa – Jaffna

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181
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291
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157
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How far is Jaffna from Batticaloa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 180.717 miles
  • 290.836 kilometers
  • 157.039 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
  • 181.250 miles
  • 291.694 kilometers
  • 157.502 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Batticaloa International Airport to Jaffna Airport is 50 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Batticaloa and Jaffna.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Batticaloa to Jaffna generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, 52 kilograms is equal to 114 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Batticaloa to Jaffna

Shortest flight path between Batticaloa International Airport (BTC) and Jaffna Airport (JAF).

Airport information

Origin Batticaloa International Airport
City: Batticaloa
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: BTC
ICAO Code: VCCB
Coordinates: 7°42′20″N, 81°40′43″E
Destination Jaffna Airport
City: Jaffna
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: JAF
ICAO Code: VCCJ
Coordinates: 9°47′32″N, 80°4′12″E