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Distance between Tehran (THR) and Karaj (PYK)

Flight distance from Tehran to Karaj (Mehrabad International Airport – Payam International Airport) is 28 miles / 45 kilometers / 24 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Tehran (THR) to Karaj (PYK) is 34 miles / 54 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Mehrabad International Airport (THR) and Payam International Airport (PYK).

How far is Karaj from Tehran?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 28.008 miles
  • 45.074 kilometers
  • 24.338 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
  • 27.950 miles
  • 44.981 kilometers
  • 24.288 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 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tehran and Karaj.

Time Difference

Tehran

 +0330

Karaj

 +0330

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tehran (THR) → Karaj (PYK).

Distance:
28
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
28

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