# Distance between Gilgit (GIL) and Skardu (KDU)

Flight distance from Gilgit to Skardu (Gilgit Airport – Skardu Airport) is 79 miles / 127 kilometers / 68 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Gilgit (GIL) to Skardu (KDU) is 122 miles / 197 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 7 minutes.

79
Miles
127
Kilometers
68
Nautical miles

## How far is Skardu from Gilgit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 78.725 miles
• 126.696 kilometers
• 68.410 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
• 78.639 miles
• 126.558 kilometers
• 68.336 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).

## Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Gilgit Airport to Skardu Airport is 38 minutes.

## Time difference

There is no time difference between Gilgit and Skardu.

## Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Gilgit to Skardu generates about 37 kg of CO2 per passenger, 37 kilograms is equal to 81 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Gilgit to Skardu

Shortest flight path between Gilgit Airport (GIL) and Skardu Airport (KDU).

## Airport information

Origin Gilgit Airport
City: Gilgit
Country: Pakistan
IATA Code: GIL
ICAO Code: OPGT
Coordinates: 35°55′7″N, 74°20′0″E
Destination Skardu Airport
City: Skardu
Country: Pakistan
IATA Code: KDU
ICAO Code: OPSD
Coordinates: 35°20′7″N, 75°32′9″E