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Distance between Kota Bharu (KBR) and Penang (PEN)

Flight distance from Kota Bharu to Penang (Sultan Ismail Petra Airport – Penang International Airport) is 151 miles / 243 kilometers / 131 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Penang (PEN) is 225 miles / 362 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) and Penang International Airport (PEN).

How far is Penang from Kota Bharu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 151.077 miles
  • 243.134 kilometers
  • 131.282 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
  • 151.061 miles
  • 243.109 kilometers
  • 131.268 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 Penang International Airport
City: Penang
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: PEN
ICAO Code: WMKP
Coordinates: 5°17′49″N, 100°16′37″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kota Bharu and Penang.

Time Difference

Kota Bharu

 +08

Penang

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 47 kg (104 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kota Bharu (KBR) → Penang (PEN).

Distance:
151
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
151

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