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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Kota Bharu

 +08

Kuantan

 +08

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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