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Distance between Eilat (ETM) and Aqaba (AQJ)

Flight distance from Eilat to Aqaba (Ramon Airport – King Hussein International Airport) is 8 miles / 12 kilometers / 7 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Eilat (ETM) to Aqaba (AQJ) is 16 miles / 25 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 minutes.

Eilat – Aqaba

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8
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How far is Aqaba from Eilat?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7.731 miles
  • 12.442 kilometers
  • 6.718 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
  • 7.755 miles
  • 12.481 kilometers
  • 6.739 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Ramon Airport to King Hussein International Airport is 30 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Eilat and Aqaba.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Eilat to Aqaba generates about 26 kg of CO2 per passenger, 26 kilograms is equal to 58 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Eilat to Aqaba

Shortest flight path between Ramon Airport (ETM) and King Hussein International Airport (AQJ).

Airport information

Origin Ramon Airport
City: Eilat
Country: Israel Flag of Israel
IATA Code: ETM
ICAO Code: LLER
Coordinates: 29°43′25″N, 35°0′41″E
Destination King Hussein International Airport
City: Aqaba
Country: Jordan Flag of Jordan
IATA Code: AQJ
ICAO Code: OJAQ
Coordinates: 29°36′41″N, 35°1′5″E