# Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Chennai (MAA)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Chennai (Kuwait International Airport – Chennai International Airport) is 2348 miles / 3778 kilometers / 2040 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuwait City (KWI) to Chennai (MAA) is 3950 miles / 6357 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Chennai International Airport (MAA).

## How far is Chennai from Kuwait City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2347.739 miles
• 3778.320 kilometers
• 2040.130 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
• 2347.172 miles
• 3777.407 kilometers
• 2039.637 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 Chennai International Airport
City: Chennai
Country: India
IATA Code: MAA
ICAO Code: VOMM
Coordinates: 12°59′24″N, 80°10′9″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 257 kg (568 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Chennai (MAA).

Distance:
2348
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2348

Round trip?