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Distance between Kuala Lumpur (KUL) and Kota Bharu (KBR)

Flight distance from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu (Kuala Lumpur International Airport – Sultan Ismail Petra Airport) is 238 miles / 384 kilometers / 207 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kota Bharu (KBR) is 314 miles / 505 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR).

How far is Kota Bharu from Kuala Lumpur?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 238.495 miles
  • 383.820 kilometers
  • 207.246 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
  • 239.773 miles
  • 385.878 kilometers
  • 208.357 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 Kuala Lumpur International Airport
City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: KUL
ICAO Code: WMKK
Coordinates: 2°44′44″N, 101°42′35″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Bharu.

Time Difference

Kuala Lumpur

 +08

Kota Bharu

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 60 kg (133 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuala Lumpur (KUL) → Kota Bharu (KBR).

Distance:
238
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
238

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