# How far is Kuching from Penang?

The distance between Penang (Penang International Airport) and Kuching (Kuching International Airport) is 743 miles / 1196 kilometers / 646 nautical miles.

743
Miles
1196
Kilometers
646
Nautical miles
1 h 54 min
129 kg

## Distance from Penang to Kuching

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Penang to Kuching. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 742.921 miles
• 1195.615 kilometers
• 645.580 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
• 742.702 miles
• 1195.263 kilometers
• 645.390 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 Penang to Kuching?

The estimated flight time from Penang International Airport to Kuching International Airport is 1 hour and 54 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Penang International Airport (PEN) and Kuching International Airport (KCH)

On average, flying from Penang to Kuching generates about 129 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 129 kilograms equals 285 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Penang to Kuching

See the map of the shortest flight path between Penang International Airport (PEN) and Kuching International Airport (KCH).

## Airport information

Origin Penang International Airport
City: Penang
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: PEN
ICAO Code: WMKP
Coordinates: 5°17′49″N, 100°16′37″E
Destination Kuching International Airport
City: Kuching
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: KCH
ICAO Code: WBGG
Coordinates: 1°29′4″N, 110°20′49″E