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Distance between Colombo (CMB) and Sharjah (SHJ)

Flight distance from Colombo to Sharjah (Bandaranaike International Airport – Sharjah International Airport) is 2036 miles / 3277 kilometers / 1769 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path from Colombo to Sharjah.

Shortest flight path between Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) and Sharjah International Airport (SHJ).

How far is Sharjah from Colombo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2036.253 miles
  • 3277.031 kilometers
  • 1769.455 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
  • 2038.119 miles
  • 3280.034 kilometers
  • 1771.077 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 Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: CMB
ICAO Code: VCBI
Coordinates: 7°10′50″N, 79°53′2″E

B Sharjah International Airport
City: Sharjah
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: SHJ
ICAO Code: OMSJ
Coordinates: 25°19′42″N, 55°31′1″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Colombo and Sharjah is 1 hour 30 minutes. Sharjah is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Colombo.

Time Difference

Colombo

 +0530

Sharjah

 +04

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 222 kg (489 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Colombo (CMB) → Sharjah (SHJ).

Distance:
2036
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2036

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