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Distance between Laut Island (KBU) and Medan (MES)

Flight distance from Laut Island to Medan (Gusti Syamsir Alam Airport – Soewondo Air Force Base) is 1298 miles / 2088 kilometers / 1128 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Laut Island (KBU) to Medan (MES) is 2175 miles / 3501 kilometers and travel time by car is about 133 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Laut Island to Medan.

Shortest flight path between Gusti Syamsir Alam Airport (KBU) and Soewondo Air Force Base (MES).

How far is Medan from Laut Island?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Laut Island and Medan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1297.732 miles
  • 2088.497 kilometers
  • 1127.698 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
  • 1297.429 miles
  • 2088.009 kilometers
  • 1127.435 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 Gusti Syamsir Alam Airport
City: Laut Island
Country: Indonesia Flag of Indonesia
IATA Code: KBU
ICAO Code: WAOK
Coordinates: 3°17′40″S, 116°9′54″E

B Soewondo Air Force Base
City: Medan
Country: Indonesia Flag of Indonesia
IATA Code: MES
ICAO Code: WIMM
Coordinates: 3°33′29″N, 98°40′18″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Laut Island and Medan is 1 hour. Medan is 1 hour behind Laut Island.

Time Difference

Laut Island

 WITA

Medan

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Laut Island (KBU) → Medan (MES).

Distance:
1298
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1298

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