# How far is Buraidah from Abha?

The distance between Abha (Abha International Airport) and Buraidah (Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport) is 559 miles / 900 kilometers / 486 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Abha (AHB) to Buraidah (ELQ) is 810 miles / 1304 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 40 minutes.

559
Miles
900
Kilometers
486
Nautical miles
1 h 33 min
107 kg

## Distance from Abha to Buraidah

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 559.343 miles
• 900.176 kilometers
• 486.056 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
• 561.614 miles
• 903.829 kilometers
• 488.029 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 Buraidah?

The estimated flight time from Abha International Airport to Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport is 1 hour and 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Abha International Airport (AHB) and Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ELQ)

On average, flying from Abha to Buraidah generates about 107 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 107 kilograms equals 237 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 Buraidah

See the map of the shortest flight path between Abha International Airport (AHB) and Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ELQ).

## 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 Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport
City: Buraidah
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: ELQ
ICAO Code: OEGS
Coordinates: 26°18′10″N, 43°46′27″E