# Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Kos (KGS)

Flight distance from Heraklion to Kos (Heraklion International Airport – Kos International Airport) is 147 miles / 236 kilometers / 127 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Kos (KGS) is 217 miles / 350 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 11 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Heraklion to Kos.

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and Kos International Airport (KGS).

## How far is Kos from Heraklion?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Heraklion and Kos. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 146.597 miles
• 235.925 kilometers
• 127.390 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
• 146.565 miles
• 235.873 kilometers
• 127.361 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 Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

B Kos International Airport
City: Kos
Country: Greece
IATA Code: KGS
ICAO Code: LGKO
Coordinates: 36°47′35″N, 27°5′30″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Heraklion and Kos.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 47 kg (103 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Kos (KGS).

Distance:
147
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
147

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