# Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Kithira (KIT)

Flight distance from Heraklion to Kithira (Heraklion International Airport – Kithira Island National Airport) is 138 miles / 221 kilometers / 119 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Kithira (KIT) is 181 miles / 292 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and Kithira Island National Airport (KIT).

## How far is Kithira from Heraklion?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 137.518 miles
• 221.314 kilometers
• 119.500 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
• 137.341 miles
• 221.028 kilometers
• 119.346 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 Kithira Island National Airport
City: Kithira
Country: Greece
IATA Code: KIT
ICAO Code: LGKC
Coordinates: 36°16′27″N, 23°1′1″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Heraklion and Kithira.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 45 kg (100 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Kithira (KIT).

Distance:
138
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
138

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