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Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Colombo (CMB)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Colombo (Kuwait International Airport – Bandaranaike International Airport) is 2572 miles / 4140 kilometers / 2235 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path from Kuwait City to Colombo.

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB).

How far is Colombo from Kuwait City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2572.184 miles
  • 4139.529 kilometers
  • 2235.167 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
  • 2573.779 miles
  • 4142.096 kilometers
  • 2236.553 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 Bandaranaike International Airport
City: Colombo
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: CMB
ICAO Code: VCBI
Coordinates: 7°10′50″N, 79°53′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kuwait City and Colombo is 2 hours 30 minutes. Colombo is 2 hours 30 minutes ahead of Kuwait City.

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Colombo

 +0530

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 284 kg (625 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Colombo (CMB).

Distance:
2572
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2572

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