Distance from Iraq to New Caledonia

Name Iraq New Caledonia
Country flag Flag of Iraq Flag of New Caledonia
Country ISO code IQ / IRQ NC / NCL
Continent Asia Oceania
Continent code AS OC
Capital Baghdad Noumea
Total cities 5934 5
Cost of living Cost of living in Iraq Cost of living in New Caledonia
DD coordinates 33.220927 / 43.684760 -21.210728 / 165.851701
DMS coordinates 33°13'15.34" N / 43°41'5.13" E -21°12'38.62" S / 165°51'6.13" E
UTM coordinates 38S 377438.49560684 3676550.0895564 58K 588393.89997396 7654292.4843424
Time zone Asia/Baghdad Pacific/Noumea
Airports Airports in Iraq: 70 Airports in New Caledonia: 18
Straight distance from Iraq to New Caledonia is 14215 kilometers (8833 miles).

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There are many ways to find how far is Iraq from New Caledonia, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 33.220927 / 43.684760 (IQ) and -21.210728 / 165.851701 (NC).


When trying to get from Iraq to New Caledonia, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 14215 km / 8833 mil. Surely, both IQ and NC 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 33.220927 / 43.684760 and the arrival coordinates of -21.210728 / 165.851701.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Iraq to New Caledonia is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 16 hours, 55 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 Iraq to New Caledonia? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from New Caledonia to Iraq.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Iraq (IQ)
Arrives in New Caledonia (NC)
Iraq to New Caledonia distance 14215 km / 8833 mil
Avg car duration 157 hours, 56 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 236 hours, 54 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 142 hours, 8 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 15 hours, 47 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 IQ and NC is 14215 kilometers = 8833 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 IQ to NC is 14215 kilometers = 8833 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to NC takes approximately 15 hours, 47 minutes.
It will take you about 236 hours, 54 minutes to drive from Iraq (IQ) to New Caledonia (NC), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Iraq from New Caledonia.