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Distance between Varanasi (VNS) and Leh (IXL)

Flight distance from Varanasi to Leh (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport – Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport) is 678 miles / 1091 kilometers / 589 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Leh (IXL) is 1098 miles / 1767 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL).

How far is Leh from Varanasi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 677.647 miles
  • 1090.568 kilometers
  • 588.859 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
  • 679.001 miles
  • 1092.746 kilometers
  • 590.036 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 Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport
City: Leh
Country: India Flag of India
IATA Code: IXL
ICAO Code: VILH
Coordinates: 34°8′9″N, 77°32′47″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Varanasi and Leh.

Time Difference

Varanasi

 IST

Leh

 IST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (269 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Varanasi (VNS) → Leh (IXL).

Distance:
678
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
678

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