# How far is Karaganda from Shymkent?

The distance between Shymkent (Shymkent International Airport) and Karaganda (Sary-Arka Airport) is 537 miles / 865 kilometers / 467 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 1 hour and 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Shymkent (CIT) to Karaganda (KGF) is 811 miles / 1305 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 14 minutes.

537
Miles
865
Kilometers
467
Nautical miles
1 h 31 min
104 kg

## Distance from Shymkent to Karaganda

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Shymkent to Karaganda. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 537.472 miles
• 864.977 kilometers
• 467.050 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
• 537.476 miles
• 864.984 kilometers
• 467.054 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 Shymkent to Karaganda?

The estimated flight time from Shymkent International Airport to Sary-Arka Airport is 1 hour and 31 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Shymkent and Karaganda?

There is no time difference between Shymkent and Karaganda.

## Flight carbon footprint between Shymkent International Airport (CIT) and Sary-Arka Airport (KGF)

On average, flying from Shymkent to Karaganda generates about 104 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 104 kilograms equals 230 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shymkent to Karaganda

Shortest flight path between Shymkent International Airport (CIT) and Sary-Arka Airport (KGF).

## Airport information

Origin Shymkent International Airport
City: Shymkent
Country: Kazakhstan
IATA Code: CIT
ICAO Code: UAII
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 69°28′44″E
Destination Sary-Arka Airport
City: Karaganda
Country: Kazakhstan
IATA Code: KGF
ICAO Code: UAKK
Coordinates: 49°40′14″N, 73°20′3″E