# Distance between Tehran (THR) and Kuwait City (KWI)

Flight distance from Tehran to Kuwait City (Mehrabad International Airport – Kuwait International Airport) is 486 miles / 782 kilometers / 422 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Tehran (THR) to Kuwait City (KWI) is 710 miles / 1143 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 29 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tehran to Kuwait City.

Shortest flight path between Mehrabad International Airport (THR) and Kuwait International Airport (KWI).

## How far is Kuwait City from Tehran?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tehran and Kuwait City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 486.204 miles
• 782.470 kilometers
• 422.500 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
• 487.144 miles
• 783.983 kilometers
• 423.317 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

City: Tehran
Country: Iran
IATA Code: THR
ICAO Code: OIII
Coordinates: 35°41′21″N, 51°18′48″E

B Kuwait International Airport
City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Tehran and Kuwait City is 30 minutes. Kuwait City is 30 minutes behind Tehran.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (213 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tehran (THR) → Kuwait City (KWI).

Distance:
486
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
486

Round trip?