Distance from Kirkwall (GB) to Nan (TH)

Name Kirkwall Nan
Country United Kingdom Thailand
Country ISO codes GB / GBR TH / THA
Continent Europe Asia
Continent code EU AS
DD coordinates 58.958057 / -2.900556 18.800000 / 100.783330
Time zone Europe/London Asia/Bangkok
Airports 1 1
Straight distance from Kirkwall to Nan is 8980 kilometers (5580 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Kirkwall from Nan, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 58.958057 / -2.900556 and 18.800000 / 100.783330.


When planning a trip on your own, you want to know how many hours it would take to get to your destination and find the shortest way between your current location and the target point. Our service is designed to deliver fast and accurate information on how far Kirkwall (GB) from Nan (TH) is for you to make a sound decision as to the best transportation mode and other details of your journey.

The distance from Kirkwall to Nan amounts to 8980 km / 5580 mil. It is calculated as an air miles distance since this is the fastest and most direct path between two points. However, it is not exactly a straight line because the trigonometric formula used in the calculations takes into account the curvature of the Earth’s surface. We have factored in the actual sites occupied by the cities and figured the distance by taking coordinates from 58.958057 / -2.900556 and coordinates to 18.800000 / 100.783330.

The flight time of 10 hours, 41 minutes is calculated based on the average speed of modern commercial aircraft. However, you are not limited to traveling from Kirkwall (GB) to Nan (TH) by plane and can estimate your drive time and backward distance if you opt for traveling by car. Also, note the time zones of the cities, which are Europe/London / Asia/Bangkok.

Reverse direction from Nan to Kirkwall.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Kirkwall (GB)
Arrives in Nan (TH)
Kirkwall to Nan distance 8980 km / 5580 mil
Avg car duration 99 hours, 46 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 149 hours, 39 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 89 hours, 47 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 9 hours, 58 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between Kirkwall and Nan is 8980 kilometers = 5580 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from Kirkwall (58.958057 / -2.900556) to Nan (18.800000 / 100.783330) is 5580 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to Nan takes approximately 9 hours, 58 minutes.
It will take you about 149 hours, 39 minutes to drive from Kirkwall, GB to Nan, TH, plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Nan.