# How far is Kajaani from Helsinki?

The distance between Helsinki (Helsinki Airport) and Kajaani (Kajaani Airport) is 288 miles / 464 kilometers / 251 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Helsinki (HEL) to Kajaani (KAJ) is 350 miles / 564 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 18 minutes.

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## Distance from Helsinki to Kajaani

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Helsinki to Kajaani. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 288.486 miles
• 464.273 kilometers
• 250.687 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
• 287.786 miles
• 463.147 kilometers
• 250.080 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 Helsinki to Kajaani?

The estimated flight time from Helsinki Airport to Kajaani Airport is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Kajaani Airport (KAJ)

On average, flying from Helsinki to Kajaani generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 67 kilograms equals 149 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Helsinki to Kajaani

See the map of the shortest flight path between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Kajaani Airport (KAJ).

## Airport information

Origin Helsinki Airport
City: Helsinki
Country: Finland
IATA Code: HEL
ICAO Code: EFHK
Coordinates: 60°19′1″N, 24°57′47″E
Destination Kajaani Airport
City: Kajaani
Country: Finland
IATA Code: KAJ
ICAO Code: EFKI
Coordinates: 64°17′7″N, 27°41′32″E