# Distance between Varanasi (VNS) and Rukumkot (RUK)

Flight distance from Varanasi to Rukumkot (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport – Chaurjahari Airport) is 222 miles / 358 kilometers / 193 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Rukumkot (RUK) is 317 miles / 510 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 2 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Varanasi to Rukumkot.

Shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Chaurjahari Airport (RUK).

## How far is Rukumkot from Varanasi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 222.375 miles
• 357.879 kilometers
• 193.239 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
• 223.120 miles
• 359.076 kilometers
• 193.886 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

City: Varanasi
Country: India
IATA Code: VNS
ICAO Code: VIBN
Coordinates: 25°27′8″N, 82°51′33″E

B Chaurjahari Airport
City: Rukumkot
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: RUK
ICAO Code: VNRK
Coordinates: 28°37′37″N, 82°11′41″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (127 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Varanasi (VNS) → Rukumkot (RUK).

Distance:
222
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
222

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