# How far is Rafha from Jizan?

The distance between Jizan (Jizan Regional Airport) and Rafha (Rafha Domestic Airport) is 878 miles / 1412 kilometers / 763 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Jizan (GIZ) to Rafha (RAH) is 1209 miles / 1945 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 22 hours 26 minutes.

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1412
Kilometers
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Nautical miles
2 h 9 min
142 kg

## Distance from Jizan to Rafha

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Jizan to Rafha. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 877.597 miles
• 1412.356 kilometers
• 762.611 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
• 881.096 miles
• 1417.987 kilometers
• 765.652 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 Jizan to Rafha?

The estimated flight time from Jizan Regional Airport to Rafha Domestic Airport is 2 hours and 9 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Jizan Regional Airport (GIZ) and Rafha Domestic Airport (RAH)

On average, flying from Jizan to Rafha generates about 142 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 142 kilograms equals 312 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Jizan to Rafha

See the map of the shortest flight path between Jizan Regional Airport (GIZ) and Rafha Domestic Airport (RAH).

## Airport information

Origin Jizan Regional Airport
City: Jizan
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: GIZ
ICAO Code: OEGN
Coordinates: 16°54′3″N, 42°35′8″E
Destination Rafha Domestic Airport
City: Rafha
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: RAH
ICAO Code: OERF
Coordinates: 29°37′35″N, 43°29′26″E