# Distance between Laut Island (KBU) and Sibu (SBW)

Flight distance from Laut Island to Sibu (Gusti Syamsir Alam Airport – Sibu Airport) is 479 miles / 771 kilometers / 416 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Laut Island (KBU) to Sibu (SBW) is 1241 miles / 1998 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Gusti Syamsir Alam Airport (KBU) and Sibu Airport (SBW).

## How far is Sibu from Laut Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 478.823 miles
• 770.590 kilometers
• 416.085 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
• 480.336 miles
• 773.026 kilometers
• 417.400 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
IATA Code: KBU
ICAO Code: WAOK
Coordinates: 3°17′40″S, 116°9′54″E

B Sibu Airport
City: Sibu
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: SBW
ICAO Code: WBGS
Coordinates: 2°15′41″N, 111°59′6″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Laut Island and Sibu.

WITA

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (211 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Laut Island (KBU) → Sibu (SBW).

Distance:
479
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
479

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