# How far is Taif from Medina?

The distance between Medina (Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport) and Taif (Taif Regional Airport) is 218 miles / 351 kilometers / 189 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Medina (MED) to Taif (TIF) is 349 miles / 561 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 17 minutes.

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## Distance from Medina to Taif

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Medina to Taif. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 217.912 miles
• 350.696 kilometers
• 189.361 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
• 218.725 miles
• 352.003 kilometers
• 190.066 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 Medina to Taif?

The estimated flight time from Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport to Taif Regional Airport is 54 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport (MED) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF)

On average, flying from Medina to Taif generates about 57 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 57 kilograms equals 126 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Medina to Taif

See the map of the shortest flight path between Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport (MED) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF).

## Airport information

Origin Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport
City: Medina
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: MED
ICAO Code: OEMA
Coordinates: 24°33′12″N, 39°42′18″E
Destination Taif Regional Airport
City: Taif
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: TIF
ICAO Code: OETF
Coordinates: 21°29′0″N, 40°32′39″E