# How far is Basrah from Arbil?

The distance between Arbil (Erbil International Airport) and Basrah (Basra International Airport) is 446 miles / 719 kilometers / 388 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Arbil (EBL) to Basrah (BSR) is 557 miles / 896 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 12 minutes.

446
Miles
719
Kilometers
388
Nautical miles
1 h 20 min

## Distance from Arbil to Basrah

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Arbil to Basrah. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 446.460 miles
• 718.507 kilometers
• 387.963 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
• 447.122 miles
• 719.573 kilometers
• 388.538 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 Arbil to Basrah?

The estimated flight time from Erbil International Airport to Basra International Airport is 1 hour and 20 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Erbil International Airport (EBL) and Basra International Airport (BSR)

On average, flying from Arbil to Basrah generates about 91 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 91 kilograms equals 200 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Arbil to Basrah

See the map of the shortest flight path between Erbil International Airport (EBL) and Basra International Airport (BSR).

## Airport information

Origin Erbil International Airport
City: Arbil
Country: Iraq
IATA Code: EBL
ICAO Code: ORER
Coordinates: 36°14′15″N, 43°57′47″E
Destination Basra International Airport
City: Basrah
Country: Iraq
IATA Code: BSR
ICAO Code: ORMM
Coordinates: 30°32′56″N, 47°39′43″E