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Distance between Varanasi (VNS) and Kolkata (CCU)

Flight distance from Varanasi to Kolkata (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport – Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport) is 402 miles / 647 kilometers / 349 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Kolkata (CCU) is 436 miles / 701 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 56 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Varanasi to Kolkata.

Shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU).

How far is Kolkata from Varanasi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Varanasi and Kolkata. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 402.134 miles
  • 647.172 kilometers
  • 349.445 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
  • 401.979 miles
  • 646.923 kilometers
  • 349.310 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 Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport
City: Varanasi
Country: India Flag of India
IATA Code: VNS
ICAO Code: VIBN
Coordinates: 25°27′8″N, 82°51′33″E

B Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport
City: Kolkata
Country: India Flag of India
IATA Code: CCU
ICAO Code: VECC
Coordinates: 22°39′16″N, 88°26′48″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Varanasi and Kolkata.

Time Difference

Varanasi

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Kolkata

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (186 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Varanasi (VNS) → Kolkata (CCU).

Distance:
402
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
402

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