Distance from Australia to Kuwait

Name Australia Kuwait
Country flag Flag of Australia Flag of Kuwait
Country ISO code AU / AUS KW / KWT
Continent Oceania Asia
Continent code OC AS
Capital Canberra -
Total cities 5609 16
Cost of living Cost of living in Australia Cost of living in Kuwait
DD coordinates -26.439092 / 133.281323 29.314076 / 47.491749
DMS coordinates -26°26'20.73" S / 133°16'52.76" E 29°18'50.67" N / 47°29'30.30" E
UTM coordinates 53J 328627.65305561 7074543.4108587 38R 741998.88484395 3245360.7599266
Time zone Australia/Canberra -
Airports Airports in Australia: 1749 Airports in Kuwait: 5
Straight distance from Australia to Kuwait is 11036 kilometers (6857 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Australia from Kuwait, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -26.439092 / 133.281323 (AU) and 29.314076 / 47.491749 (KW).


When trying to get from Australia to Kuwait, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 11036 km / 6857 mil. Surely, both AU and KW are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of -26.439092 / 133.281323 and the arrival coordinates of 29.314076 / 47.491749.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Australia to Kuwait is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 13 hours, 8 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Australia to Kuwait? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Australia (AU)
Arrives in Kuwait (KW)
Australia to Kuwait distance 11036 km / 6857 mil
Avg car duration 122 hours, 37 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 183 hours, 55 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 110 hours, 21 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 12 hours, 15 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 AU and KW is 11036 kilometers = 6857 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 AU to KW is 11036 kilometers = 6857 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to KW takes approximately 12 hours, 15 minutes.
It will take you about 183 hours, 55 minutes to drive from Australia (AU) to Kuwait (KW), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Australia from Kuwait.