# How far is Taif from Buraidah?

The distance between Buraidah (Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport) and Taif (Taif Regional Airport) is 390 miles / 627 kilometers / 339 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Buraidah (ELQ) to Taif (TIF) is 464 miles / 746 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 22 minutes.

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627
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1 h 14 min

## Distance from Buraidah to Taif

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 389.545 miles
• 626.912 kilometers
• 338.506 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
• 390.485 miles
• 628.424 kilometers
• 339.322 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 Buraidah to Taif?

The estimated flight time from Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport to Taif Regional Airport is 1 hour and 14 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Buraidah and Taif?

There is no time difference between Buraidah and Taif.

## Flight carbon footprint between Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ELQ) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF)

On average, flying from Buraidah to Taif generates about 82 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 82 kilograms equals 182 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

See the map of the shortest flight path between Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ELQ) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF).

## Airport information

Origin Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport
City: Buraidah
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: ELQ
ICAO Code: OEGS
Coordinates: 26°18′10″N, 43°46′27″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