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Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Abu Dhabi (AUH)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Abu Dhabi (Kuwait International Airport – Abu Dhabi International Airport) is 528 miles / 850 kilometers / 459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuwait City (KWI) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) is 738 miles / 1187 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kuwait City to Abu Dhabi.

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH).

How far is Abu Dhabi from Kuwait City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kuwait City and Abu Dhabi. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 528.261 miles
  • 850.153 kilometers
  • 459.046 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
  • 528.416 miles
  • 850.403 kilometers
  • 459.181 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 Kuwait International Airport
City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait Flag of Kuwait
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

B Abu Dhabi International Airport
City: Abu Dhabi
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: AUH
ICAO Code: OMAA
Coordinates: 24°25′58″N, 54°39′3″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kuwait City and Abu Dhabi is 1 hour. Abu Dhabi is 1 hour ahead of Kuwait City.

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Abu Dhabi

 +04

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (227 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Abu Dhabi (AUH).

Distance:
528
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
528

Round trip?