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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Kish Island

 +0330

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?