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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Riga (RIX)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Riga (Frankfurt Airport – Riga International Airport) is 792 miles / 1275 kilometers / 689 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to Riga (RIX) is 1007 miles / 1621 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Riga International Airport (RIX).

How far is Riga from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 792.416 miles
  • 1275.270 kilometers
  • 688.591 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
  • 790.505 miles
  • 1272.195 kilometers
  • 686.930 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″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 Frankfurt and Riga is 1 hour. Riga is 1 hour ahead of Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Riga

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Riga (RIX).

Distance:
792
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
792

Round trip?