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Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Shiraz (SYZ)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Shiraz (Kuwait International Airport – Shiraz International Airport) is 280 miles / 450 kilometers / 243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuwait City (KWI) to Shiraz (SYZ) is 500 miles / 805 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Shiraz International Airport (SYZ).

How far is Shiraz from Kuwait City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 279.550 miles
  • 449.892 kilometers
  • 242.922 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
  • 279.021 miles
  • 449.041 kilometers
  • 242.463 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 Shiraz International Airport
City: Shiraz
Country: Iran Flag of Iran
IATA Code: SYZ
ICAO Code: OISS
Coordinates: 29°32′21″N, 52°35′23″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Shiraz

 +0330

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Shiraz (SYZ).

Distance:
280
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
280

Round trip?