# Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Kish Island (KIH)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Kish Island (Kuwait International Airport – Kish International Airport) is 412 miles / 663 kilometers / 358 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuwait City (KWI) to Kish Island (KIH) is 729 miles / 1174 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 40 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kuwait City to Kish Island.

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Kish International Airport (KIH).

## How far is Kish Island from Kuwait City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 412.065 miles
• 663.155 kilometers
• 358.075 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
• 411.745 miles
• 662.640 kilometers
• 357.797 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
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

B Kish International Airport
City: Kish Island
Country: Iran
IATA Code: KIH
ICAO Code: OIBK
Coordinates: 26°31′34″N, 53°58′48″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kuwait City and Kish Island is 30 minutes. Kish Island is 30 minutes ahead of Kuwait City.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 86 kg (189 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Kish Island (KIH).

Distance:
412
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
412

Round trip?