# 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
IATA Code: PYK
ICAO Code: OIIP
Coordinates: 35°46′33″N, 50°49′36″E

B Kars Harakani Airport
City: Kars
Country: 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.

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## 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?