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Distance between Abha (AHB) and Riyadh (RUH)

Flight distance from Abha to Riyadh (Abha International Airport – King Khalid International Airport) is 530 miles / 853 kilometers / 461 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Abha (AHB) to Riyadh (RUH) is 603 miles / 971 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Abha to Riyadh.

Shortest flight path between Abha International Airport (AHB) and King Khalid International Airport (RUH).

How far is Riyadh from Abha?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Abha and Riyadh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 530.203 miles
  • 853.280 kilometers
  • 460.734 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
  • 531.712 miles
  • 855.707 kilometers
  • 462.045 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).

Airport information


A Abha International Airport
City: Abha
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: AHB
ICAO Code: OEAB
Coordinates: 18°14′25″N, 42°39′23″E

B King Khalid International Airport
City: Riyadh
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: RUH
ICAO Code: OERK
Coordinates: 24°57′27″N, 46°41′55″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Abha and Riyadh.

Time Difference

Abha

 +03

Riyadh

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (227 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Abha (AHB) → Riyadh (RUH).

Distance:
530
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
530

Round trip?