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Distance between Jebel Ali (DWC) and Rafha (RAH)

Flight distance from Jebel Ali to Rafha (Al Maktoum International Airport – Rafha Domestic Airport) is 788 miles / 1268 kilometers / 685 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Jebel Ali (DWC) to Rafha (RAH) is 994 miles / 1600 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Jebel Ali to Rafha.

Shortest flight path between Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) and Rafha Domestic Airport (RAH).

How far is Rafha from Jebel Ali?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 787.942 miles
  • 1268.069 kilometers
  • 684.702 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
  • 787.224 miles
  • 1266.915 kilometers
  • 684.079 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 Al Maktoum International Airport
City: Jebel Ali
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: DWC
ICAO Code: OMDW
Coordinates: 24°53′46″N, 55°9′41″E

B Rafha Domestic Airport
City: Rafha
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of 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 Jebel Ali and Rafha is 1 hour. Rafha is 1 hour behind Jebel Ali.

Time Difference

Jebel Ali

 +04

Rafha

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jebel Ali (DWC) → Rafha (RAH).

Distance:
788
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
788

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