# Distance between Kota Bharu (KBR) and Kuantan (KUA)

Flight distance from Kota Bharu to Kuantan (Sultan Ismail Petra Airport – Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport) is 176 miles / 283 kilometers / 153 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Kuantan (KUA) is 230 miles / 370 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 28 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kota Bharu to Kuantan.

Shortest flight path between Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) and Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport (KUA).

## How far is Kuantan from Kota Bharu?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kota Bharu and Kuantan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 176.030 miles
• 283.292 kilometers
• 152.966 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
• 176.854 miles
• 284.618 kilometers
• 153.682 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 Sultan Ismail Petra Airport
City: Kota Bharu
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: KBR
ICAO Code: WMKC
Coordinates: 6°10′0″N, 102°17′34″E

B Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport
City: Kuantan
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: KUA
ICAO Code: WMKD
Coordinates: 3°46′31″N, 103°12′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kota Bharu and Kuantan.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (112 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kota Bharu (KBR) → Kuantan (KUA).

Distance:
176
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
176

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