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Distance between Gothenburg (GOT) and Riga (RIX)

Flight distance from Gothenburg to Riga (Göteborg Landvetter Airport – Riga International Airport) is 440 miles / 709 kilometers / 383 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Gothenburg (GOT) to Riga (RIX) is 720 miles / 1158 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Göteborg Landvetter Airport (GOT) and Riga International Airport (RIX).

How far is Riga from Gothenburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 440.427 miles
  • 708.798 kilometers
  • 382.721 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
  • 438.903 miles
  • 706.345 kilometers
  • 381.396 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 Göteborg Landvetter Airport
City: Gothenburg
Country: Sweden Flag of Sweden
IATA Code: GOT
ICAO Code: ESGG
Coordinates: 57°39′46″N, 12°16′47″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 Gothenburg and Riga is 1 hour. Riga is 1 hour ahead of Gothenburg.

Time Difference

Gothenburg

 CET

Riga

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 90 kg (198 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Gothenburg (GOT) → Riga (RIX).

Distance:
440
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
440

Round trip?