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Distance between Kota Bharu (KBR) and Tawau (TWU)

Flight distance from Kota Bharu to Tawau (Sultan Ismail Petra Airport – Tawau Airport) is 1098 miles / 1767 kilometers / 954 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path from Kota Bharu to Tawau.

Shortest flight path between Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) and Tawau Airport (TWU).

How far is Tawau from Kota Bharu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1098.045 miles
  • 1767.131 kilometers
  • 954.175 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
  • 1096.885 miles
  • 1765.265 kilometers
  • 953.167 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 Tawau Airport
City: Tawau
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: TWU
ICAO Code: WBKW
Coordinates: 4°19′12″N, 118°7′40″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kota Bharu and Tawau.

Time Difference

Kota Bharu

 +08

Tawau

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (345 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kota Bharu (KBR) → Tawau (TWU).

Distance:
1098
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1098

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