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Distance between Varanasi (VNS) and Kanpur (KNU)

Flight distance from Varanasi to Kanpur (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport – Kanpur Airport) is 170 miles / 273 kilometers / 147 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Kanpur (KNU) is 201 miles / 323 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Kanpur Airport (KNU).

How far is Kanpur from Varanasi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 169.514 miles
  • 272.807 kilometers
  • 147.304 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
  • 169.366 miles
  • 272.567 kilometers
  • 147.175 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 Kanpur Airport
City: Kanpur
Country: India Flag of India
IATA Code: KNU
ICAO Code: VIKA
Coordinates: 26°26′29″N, 80°21′53″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Varanasi and Kanpur.

Time Difference

Varanasi

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Kanpur

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (110 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Varanasi (VNS) → Kanpur (KNU).

Distance:
170
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
170

Round trip?