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Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Kabul (KBL)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Kabul (Kuwait International Airport – Hamid Karzai International Airport) is 1299 miles / 2090 kilometers / 1129 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuwait City (KWI) to Kabul (KBL) is 1879 miles / 3024 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Hamid Karzai International Airport (KBL).

How far is Kabul from Kuwait City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1298.904 miles
  • 2090.383 kilometers
  • 1128.717 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
  • 1296.746 miles
  • 2086.910 kilometers
  • 1126.841 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 Hamid Karzai International Airport
City: Kabul
Country: Afghanistan Flag of Afghanistan
IATA Code: KBL
ICAO Code: OAKB
Coordinates: 34°33′57″N, 69°12′44″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kuwait City and Kabul is 1 hour 30 minutes. Kabul is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Kuwait City.

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Kabul

 +0430

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Kabul (KBL).

Distance:
1299
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1299

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