# How far is Taif from Amman?

The distance between Amman (Queen Alia International Airport) and Taif (Taif Regional Airport) is 759 miles / 1221 kilometers / 659 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Amman (AMM) to Taif (TIF) is 964 miles / 1552 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 17 hours 57 minutes.

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1221
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659
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1 h 56 min
131 kg

## Distance from Amman to Taif

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Amman to Taif. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 758.880 miles
• 1221.299 kilometers
• 659.449 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
• 761.036 miles
• 1224.768 kilometers
• 661.322 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 Amman to Taif?

The estimated flight time from Queen Alia International Airport to Taif Regional Airport is 1 hour and 56 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF)

On average, flying from Amman to Taif generates about 131 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 131 kilograms equals 288 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Amman to Taif

See the map of the shortest flight path between Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF).

## Airport information

Origin Queen Alia International Airport
City: Amman
Country: Jordan
IATA Code: AMM
ICAO Code: OJAI
Coordinates: 31°43′21″N, 35°59′35″E
Destination Taif Regional Airport
City: Taif
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: TIF
ICAO Code: OETF
Coordinates: 21°29′0″N, 40°32′39″E