# How far is Herat from Kabul?

The distance between Kabul (Kabul International Airport) and Herat (Herat International Airport) is 400 miles / 643 kilometers / 347 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kabul (KBL) to Herat (HEA) is 654 miles / 1053 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 53 minutes.

400
Miles
643
Kilometers
347
Nautical miles
1 h 15 min

## Distance from Kabul to Herat

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kabul to Herat. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 399.760 miles
• 643.351 kilometers
• 347.382 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
• 398.893 miles
• 641.956 kilometers
• 346.629 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 Kabul to Herat?

The estimated flight time from Kabul International Airport to Herat International Airport is 1 hour and 15 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kabul International Airport (KBL) and Herat International Airport (HEA)

On average, flying from Kabul to Herat generates about 84 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 84 kilograms equals 185 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kabul to Herat

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kabul International Airport (KBL) and Herat International Airport (HEA).

## Airport information

Origin Kabul International Airport
City: Kabul
Country: Afghanistan
IATA Code: KBL
ICAO Code: OAKB
Coordinates: 34°33′57″N, 69°12′44″E
Destination Herat International Airport
City: Herat
Country: Afghanistan
IATA Code: HEA
ICAO Code: OAHR
Coordinates: 34°12′35″N, 62°13′41″E