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Distance between Karaj (PYK) and Najaf (NJF)

Flight distance from Karaj to Najaf (Payam International Airport – Al Najaf International Airport) is 452 miles / 727 kilometers / 393 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Karaj (PYK) to Najaf (NJF) is 633 miles / 1018 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Payam International Airport (PYK) and Al Najaf International Airport (NJF).

How far is Najaf from Karaj?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 451.923 miles
  • 727.300 kilometers
  • 392.710 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
  • 451.647 miles
  • 726.856 kilometers
  • 392.471 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 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Karaj

 +0330

Najaf

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (202 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Karaj (PYK) → Najaf (NJF).

Distance:
452
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
452

Round trip?