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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Riyadh (RUH)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Riyadh (Frankfurt Airport – King Khalid International Airport) is 2670 miles / 4296 kilometers / 2320 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Riyadh.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and King Khalid International Airport (RUH).

How far is Riyadh from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2669.627 miles
  • 4296.348 kilometers
  • 2319.842 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
  • 2668.076 miles
  • 4293.852 kilometers
  • 2318.495 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 King Khalid International Airport
City: Riyadh
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: RUH
ICAO Code: OERK
Coordinates: 24°57′27″N, 46°41′55″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Riyadh is 1 hour. Riyadh is 1 hour ahead of Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Riyadh

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 295 kg (650 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Riyadh (RUH).

Distance:
2670
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2670

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