# How far is Mukalla from Al Ghaydah?

The distance between Al Ghaydah (Al Ghaydah Airport) and Mukalla (Riyan Airport) is 214 miles / 345 kilometers / 186 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Al Ghaydah (AAY) to Mukalla (RIY) is 278 miles / 448 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 12 minutes.

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## Distance from Al Ghaydah to Mukalla

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Al Ghaydah to Mukalla. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 214.298 miles
• 344.880 kilometers
• 186.220 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 214.331 miles
• 344.933 kilometers
• 186.249 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Al Ghaydah to Mukalla?

The estimated flight time from Al Ghaydah Airport to Riyan Airport is 54 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Al Ghaydah Airport (AAY) and Riyan Airport (RIY)

On average, flying from Al Ghaydah to Mukalla generates about 57 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 57 kilograms equals 125 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Al Ghaydah to Mukalla

See the map of the shortest flight path between Al Ghaydah Airport (AAY) and Riyan Airport (RIY).

## Airport information

Origin Al Ghaydah Airport
City: Al Ghaydah
Country: Yemen
IATA Code: AAY
ICAO Code: OYGD
Coordinates: 16°11′30″N, 52°10′29″E
Destination Riyan Airport
City: Mukalla
Country: Yemen
IATA Code: RIY
ICAO Code: OYRN
Coordinates: 14°39′45″N, 49°22′30″E