# Distance between Ashgabat (ASB) and Rafha (RAH)

Flight distance from Ashgabat to Rafha (Ashgabat International Airport – Rafha Domestic Airport) is 1029 miles / 1657 kilometers / 895 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Ashgabat (ASB) to Rafha (RAH) is 1599 miles / 2573 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 11 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Ashgabat to Rafha.

Shortest flight path between Ashgabat International Airport (ASB) and Rafha Domestic Airport (RAH).

## How far is Rafha from Ashgabat?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ashgabat and Rafha. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1029.414 miles
• 1656.682 kilometers
• 894.537 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
• 1028.697 miles
• 1655.527 kilometers
• 893.913 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 Ashgabat International Airport
City: Ashgabat
Country: Turkmenistan
IATA Code: ASB
ICAO Code: UTAA
Coordinates: 37°59′12″N, 58°21′39″E

B Rafha Domestic Airport
City: Rafha
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: RAH
ICAO Code: OERF
Coordinates: 29°37′35″N, 43°29′26″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ashgabat and Rafha is 2 hours. Rafha is 2 hours behind Ashgabat.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ashgabat (ASB) → Rafha (RAH).

Distance:
1029
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1029

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