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Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Sharjah (SHJ)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Sharjah (Kuwait International Airport – Sharjah International Airport) is 536 miles / 863 kilometers / 466 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuwait City (KWI) to Sharjah (SHJ) is 821 miles / 1321 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Sharjah International Airport (SHJ).

How far is Sharjah from Kuwait City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 536.164 miles
  • 862.873 kilometers
  • 465.914 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
  • 535.903 miles
  • 862.453 kilometers
  • 465.687 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 Sharjah International Airport
City: Sharjah
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: SHJ
ICAO Code: OMSJ
Coordinates: 25°19′42″N, 55°31′1″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kuwait City and Sharjah is 1 hour. Sharjah is 1 hour ahead of Kuwait City.

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Sharjah

 +04

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (229 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Sharjah (SHJ).

Distance:
536
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
536

Round trip?