# How far is Kuwait City from Medina?

The distance between Medina (Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport) and Kuwait City (Kuwait International Airport) is 603 miles / 970 kilometers / 524 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Medina (MED) to Kuwait City (KWI) is 697 miles / 1121 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 11 hours 57 minutes.

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## Distance from Medina to Kuwait City

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Medina to Kuwait City. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 602.854 miles
• 970.200 kilometers
• 523.866 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
• 602.688 miles
• 969.933 kilometers
• 523.722 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 Medina to Kuwait City?

The estimated flight time from Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport to Kuwait International Airport is 1 hour and 38 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport (MED) and Kuwait International Airport (KWI)

On average, flying from Medina to Kuwait City generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 113 kilograms equals 249 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

See the map of the shortest flight path between Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport (MED) and Kuwait International Airport (KWI).

## Airport information

Origin Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport
City: Medina
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: MED
ICAO Code: OEMA
Coordinates: 24°33′12″N, 39°42′18″E
Destination Kuwait International Airport
City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E