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Distance between Barcelona (BCN) and Riga (RIX)

Flight distance from Barcelona to Riga (Barcelona–El Prat Airport – Riga International Airport) is 1454 miles / 2340 kilometers / 1264 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Barcelona (BCN) to Riga (RIX) is 1831 miles / 2947 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Barcelona to Riga.

Shortest flight path between Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN) and Riga International Airport (RIX).

How far is Riga from Barcelona?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Barcelona and Riga. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1454.268 miles
  • 2340.417 kilometers
  • 1263.724 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
  • 1452.195 miles
  • 2337.082 kilometers
  • 1261.923 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 Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E

B Riga International Airport
City: Riga
Country: Latvia Flag of Latvia
IATA Code: RIX
ICAO Code: EVRA
Coordinates: 56°55′24″N, 23°58′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Barcelona and Riga is 1 hour. Riga is 1 hour ahead of Barcelona.

Time Difference

Barcelona

 CET

Riga

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (389 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Barcelona (BCN) → Riga (RIX).

Distance:
1454
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1454

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