# Distance between Jebel Ali (DWC) and Jaffna (JAF)

Flight distance from Jebel Ali to Jaffna (Al Maktoum International Airport – Jaffna Airport) is 1939 miles / 3121 kilometers / 1685 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 10 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Jebel Ali to Jaffna.

Shortest flight path between Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) and Jaffna Airport (JAF).

## How far is Jaffna from Jebel Ali?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Jebel Ali and Jaffna. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1939.372 miles
• 3121.116 kilometers
• 1685.268 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
• 1940.003 miles
• 3122.132 kilometers
• 1685.817 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 Al Maktoum International Airport
City: Jebel Ali
Country: United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: DWC
ICAO Code: OMDW
Coordinates: 24°53′46″N, 55°9′41″E

B Jaffna Airport
City: Jaffna
Country: Sri Lanka
IATA Code: JAF
ICAO Code: VCCJ
Coordinates: 9°47′32″N, 80°4′12″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Jebel Ali and Jaffna is 1 hour 30 minutes. Jaffna is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Jebel Ali.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (467 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jebel Ali (DWC) → Jaffna (JAF).

Distance:
1939
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1939

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