# How far is Kolkata from Chennai?

The distance between Chennai (Chennai International Airport) and Kolkata (Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport) is 859 miles / 1383 kilometers / 747 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Chennai (MAA) to Kolkata (CCU) is 1051 miles / 1691 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 5 minutes.

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Kilometers
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Nautical miles
2 h 7 min
140 kg

## Distance from Chennai to Kolkata

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Chennai to Kolkata. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 859.139 miles
• 1382.651 kilometers
• 746.572 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 861.039 miles
• 1385.707 kilometers
• 748.222 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Chennai to Kolkata?

The estimated flight time from Chennai International Airport to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is 2 hours and 7 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Chennai International Airport (MAA) and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU)

On average, flying from Chennai to Kolkata generates about 140 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 140 kilograms equals 309 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Chennai to Kolkata

See the map of the shortest flight path between Chennai International Airport (MAA) and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU).

## Airport information

Origin Chennai International Airport
City: Chennai
Country: India
IATA Code: MAA
ICAO Code: VOMM
Coordinates: 12°59′24″N, 80°10′9″E
Destination Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport
City: Kolkata
Country: India
IATA Code: CCU
ICAO Code: VECC
Coordinates: 22°39′16″N, 88°26′48″E