# How far is Chennai from Varanasi?

The distance between Varanasi (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport) and Chennai (Chennai International Airport) is 875 miles / 1408 kilometers / 760 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Chennai (MAA) is 1194 miles / 1922 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 24 hours 0 minutes.

875
Miles
1408
Kilometers
760
Nautical miles
2 h 9 min
141 kg

## Distance from Varanasi to Chennai

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Varanasi to Chennai. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 874.959 miles
• 1408.111 kilometers
• 760.319 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
• 878.678 miles
• 1414.095 kilometers
• 763.550 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 Varanasi to Chennai?

The estimated flight time from Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport to Chennai International Airport is 2 hours and 9 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Chennai International Airport (MAA)

On average, flying from Varanasi to Chennai generates about 141 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 141 kilograms equals 312 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Varanasi to Chennai

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Chennai International Airport (MAA).