# How far is Kuala Lumpur from Taipei?

The distance between Taipei (Taoyuan International Airport) and Kuala Lumpur (Kuala Lumpur International Airport) is 2012 miles / 3239 kilometers / 1749 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Taipei (TPE) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) is 3380 miles / 5439 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 127 hours 26 minutes.

2012
Miles
3239
Kilometers
1749
Nautical miles
4 h 18 min
219 kg

## Distance from Taipei to Kuala Lumpur

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Taipei to Kuala Lumpur. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2012.386 miles
• 3238.621 kilometers
• 1748.715 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 2017.028 miles
• 3246.092 kilometers
• 1752.750 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Taipei to Kuala Lumpur?

The estimated flight time from Taoyuan International Airport to Kuala Lumpur International Airport is 4 hours and 18 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)

On average, flying from Taipei to Kuala Lumpur generates about 219 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 219 kilograms equals 483 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Taipei to Kuala Lumpur

See the map of the shortest flight path between Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL).

## Airport information

Origin Taoyuan International Airport
City: Taipei
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: TPE
ICAO Code: RCTP
Coordinates: 25°4′39″N, 121°13′58″E
Destination Kuala Lumpur International Airport
City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: KUL
ICAO Code: WMKK
Coordinates: 2°44′44″N, 101°42′35″E