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Distance between Karaj (PYK) and Kars (KSY)

Flight distance from Karaj to Kars (Payam International Airport – Kars Harakani Airport) is 534 miles / 859 kilometers / 464 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Karaj (PYK) to Kars (KSY) is 644 miles / 1037 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Karaj to Kars.

Shortest flight path between Payam International Airport (PYK) and Kars Harakani Airport (KSY).

How far is Kars from Karaj?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Karaj and Kars. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 533.760 miles
  • 859.004 kilometers
  • 463.825 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
  • 533.331 miles
  • 858.313 kilometers
  • 463.452 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).

Airport information


A Payam International Airport
City: Karaj
Country: Iran Flag of Iran
IATA Code: PYK
ICAO Code: OIIP
Coordinates: 35°46′33″N, 50°49′36″E

B Kars Harakani Airport
City: Kars
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: KSY
ICAO Code: LTCF
Coordinates: 40°33′43″N, 43°6′54″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Karaj and Kars is 30 minutes. Kars is 30 minutes behind Karaj.

Time Difference

Karaj

 +0330

Kars

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (228 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Karaj (PYK) → Kars (KSY).

Distance:
534
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
534

Round trip?