# How far is Astana from Urzhar?

The distance between Urzhar (Urzhar Airport) and Astana (Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport) is 536 miles / 863 kilometers / 466 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Urzhar (UZR) to Astana (NQZ) is 815 miles / 1311 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 52 minutes.

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863
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466
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1 h 30 min
104 kg

## Distance from Urzhar to Astana

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Urzhar to Astana. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 536.251 miles
• 863.012 kilometers
• 465.989 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
• 535.026 miles
• 861.040 kilometers
• 464.925 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 Urzhar to Astana?

The estimated flight time from Urzhar Airport to Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport is 1 hour and 30 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Urzhar Airport (UZR) and Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (NQZ)

On average, flying from Urzhar to Astana generates about 104 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 104 kilograms equals 229 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Urzhar to Astana

See the map of the shortest flight path between Urzhar Airport (UZR) and Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (NQZ).

## Airport information

Origin Urzhar Airport
City: Urzhar
Country: Kazakhstan
IATA Code: UZR
ICAO Code: UASU
Coordinates: 47°5′28″N, 81°39′54″E
Destination Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport
City: Astana
Country: Kazakhstan
IATA Code: NQZ
ICAO Code: UACC
Coordinates: 51°1′19″N, 71°28′0″E