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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


A Mehrabad International Airport
City: Tehran
Country: Iran Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Tehran

 +0330

Kuwait City

 +03

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?