# How far is Aqaba from Abha?

The distance between Abha (Abha International Airport) and Aqaba (King Hussein International Airport) is 919 miles / 1479 kilometers / 799 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Abha (AHB) to Aqaba (AQJ) is 1126 miles / 1812 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 1 minutes.

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2 h 14 min
145 kg

## Distance from Abha to Aqaba

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Abha to Aqaba. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 919.070 miles
• 1479.100 kilometers
• 798.650 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
• 921.270 miles
• 1482.641 kilometers
• 800.562 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 Abha to Aqaba?

The estimated flight time from Abha International Airport to King Hussein International Airport is 2 hours and 14 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Abha International Airport (AHB) and King Hussein International Airport (AQJ)

On average, flying from Abha to Aqaba generates about 145 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 145 kilograms equals 320 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Abha to Aqaba

See the map of the shortest flight path between Abha International Airport (AHB) and King Hussein International Airport (AQJ).

## Airport information

Origin Abha International Airport
City: Abha
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: AHB
ICAO Code: OEAB
Coordinates: 18°14′25″N, 42°39′23″E
Destination King Hussein International Airport
City: Aqaba
Country: Jordan
IATA Code: AQJ
ICAO Code: OJAQ
Coordinates: 29°36′41″N, 35°1′5″E