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Distance between Laut Island (KBU) and Palembang (PLM)

Flight distance from Laut Island to Palembang (Gusti Syamsir Alam Airport – Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport) is 792 miles / 1275 kilometers / 689 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Laut Island (KBU) to Palembang (PLM) is 1317 miles / 2119 kilometers and travel time by car is about 116 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Gusti Syamsir Alam Airport (KBU) and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM).

How far is Palembang from Laut Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 792.355 miles
  • 1275.173 kilometers
  • 688.538 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
  • 791.469 miles
  • 1273.745 kilometers
  • 687.767 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 Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport
City: Palembang
Country: Indonesia Flag of Indonesia
IATA Code: PLM
ICAO Code: WIPP
Coordinates: 2°53′53″S, 104°41′59″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Laut Island

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Palembang

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Laut Island (KBU) → Palembang (PLM).

Distance:
792
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
792

Round trip?