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Distance between Varanasi (VNS) and Simikot (IMK)

Flight distance from Varanasi to Simikot (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport – Simikot Airport) is 318 miles / 511 kilometers / 276 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Simikot (IMK) is 621 miles / 999 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Simikot Airport (IMK).

How far is Simikot from Varanasi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 317.605 miles
  • 511.135 kilometers
  • 275.991 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
  • 318.626 miles
  • 512.779 kilometers
  • 276.879 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 Simikot Airport
City: Simikot
Country: Nepal Flag of Nepal
IATA Code: IMK
ICAO Code: VNST
Coordinates: 29°58′15″N, 81°49′8″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Varanasi and Simikot is 15 minutes. Simikot is 15 minutes ahead of Varanasi.

Time Difference

Varanasi

 IST

Simikot

 +0545

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (158 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Varanasi (VNS) → Simikot (IMK).

Distance:
318
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
318

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