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Distance between Najaf (NJF) and Kuwait City (KWI)

Flight distance from Najaf to Kuwait City (Al Najaf International Airport – Kuwait International Airport) is 285 miles / 459 kilometers / 248 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Najaf (NJF) to Kuwait City (KWI) is 359 miles / 578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 29 minutes.

Najaf – Kuwait City

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285
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459
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248
Nautical miles

How far is Kuwait City from Najaf?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 285.173 miles
  • 458.942 kilometers
  • 247.809 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
  • 285.241 miles
  • 459.051 kilometers
  • 247.868 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Al Najaf International Airport to Kuwait International Airport is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Najaf and Kuwait City.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Najaf to Kuwait City generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, 67 kilograms is equal to 148 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Najaf to Kuwait City

Shortest flight path between Al Najaf International Airport (NJF) and Kuwait International Airport (KWI).

Airport information

Origin Al Najaf International Airport
City: Najaf
Country: Iraq Flag of Iraq
IATA Code: NJF
ICAO Code: ORNI
Coordinates: 31°59′23″N, 44°24′15″E
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Najaf (NJF) to Kuwait City (KWI)

Kuwait Airways