# 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
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

B Shiraz International Airport
City: Shiraz
Country: 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.

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## 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?