# How far is Chennai from Kolkata?

The distance between Kolkata (Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport) and Chennai (Chennai International Airport) is 859 miles / 1383 kilometers / 747 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kolkata (CCU) to Chennai (MAA) is 1053 miles / 1694 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 20 hours 53 minutes.

859
Miles
1383
Kilometers
747
Nautical miles
2 h 7 min
140 kg

## Distance from Kolkata to Chennai

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kolkata to Chennai. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 859.139 miles
• 1382.651 kilometers
• 746.572 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 861.039 miles
• 1385.707 kilometers
• 748.222 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 Kolkata to Chennai?

The estimated flight time from Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport to Chennai International Airport is 2 hours and 7 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU) and Chennai International Airport (MAA)

On average, flying from Kolkata to Chennai generates about 140 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 140 kilograms equals 309 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kolkata to Chennai

See the map of the shortest flight path between Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU) and Chennai International Airport (MAA).

## Airport information

Origin Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport
City: Kolkata
Country: India
IATA Code: CCU
ICAO Code: VECC
Coordinates: 22°39′16″N, 88°26′48″E
Destination Chennai International Airport
City: Chennai
Country: India
IATA Code: MAA
ICAO Code: VOMM
Coordinates: 12°59′24″N, 80°10′9″E