# How far is Kuantan from Penang?

The distance between Penang (Penang International Airport) and Kuantan (Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport) is 228 miles / 366 kilometers / 198 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Penang (PEN) to Kuantan (KUA) is 354 miles / 570 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 58 minutes.

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## Distance from Penang to Kuantan

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 227.611 miles
• 366.304 kilometers
• 197.788 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
• 227.674 miles
• 366.405 kilometers
• 197.843 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 Kuantan?

The estimated flight time from Penang International Airport to Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport is 55 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Penang International Airport (PEN) and Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport (KUA)

On average, flying from Penang to Kuantan generates about 59 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 59 kilograms equals 129 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Penang to Kuantan

See the map of the shortest flight path between Penang International Airport (PEN) and Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport (KUA).

## 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 Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport
City: Kuantan
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: KUA
ICAO Code: WMKD
Coordinates: 3°46′31″N, 103°12′32″E