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Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Beirut (BEY)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Beirut (Kuwait International Airport – Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport) is 801 miles / 1289 kilometers / 696 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuwait City (KWI) to Beirut (BEY) is 985 miles / 1586 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY).

How far is Beirut from Kuwait City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 800.940 miles
  • 1288.987 kilometers
  • 695.997 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
  • 799.924 miles
  • 1287.354 kilometers
  • 695.115 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 Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport
City: Beirut
Country: Lebanon Flag of Lebanon
IATA Code: BEY
ICAO Code: OLBA
Coordinates: 33°49′15″N, 35°29′18″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kuwait City and Beirut.

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Beirut

 EEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (297 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Beirut (BEY).

Distance:
801
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
801

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