# Distance between Colombo (CMB) and Kuwait City (KWI)

Flight distance from Colombo to Kuwait City (Bandaranaike International Airport – Kuwait International Airport) is 2572 miles / 4140 kilometers / 2235 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 22 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Colombo to Kuwait City.

Shortest flight path between Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) and Kuwait International Airport (KWI).

## How far is Kuwait City from Colombo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Colombo and Kuwait City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2572.184 miles
• 4139.529 kilometers
• 2235.167 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
• 2573.779 miles
• 4142.096 kilometers
• 2236.553 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 Bandaranaike International Airport
City: Colombo
Country: Sri Lanka
IATA Code: CMB
ICAO Code: VCBI
Coordinates: 7°10′50″N, 79°53′2″E

B Kuwait International Airport
City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Colombo and Kuwait City is 2 hours 30 minutes. Kuwait City is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Colombo.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 284 kg (625 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Colombo (CMB) → Kuwait City (KWI).

Distance:
2572
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2572

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