# qiskit.providers.models.BackendProperties.gate_length¶

BackendProperties.gate_length(gate, qubits)[source]

Return the duration of the gate in units of seconds.

Parameters
• gate (str) – The gate for which to get the duration.

• qubits (Union[int, Iterable[int]]) – The specific qubits for the gate.

Return type

float

Returns

Gate length of the given gate and qubit(s).