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Distance between Prague (PRG) and Bucharest (BBU)

Flight distance from Prague to Bucharest (Václav Havel Airport Prague – Aurel Vlaicu International Airport) is 676 miles / 1089 kilometers / 588 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Prague (PRG) to Bucharest (BBU) is 857 miles / 1379 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Prague to Bucharest.

Shortest flight path between Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) and Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU).

How far is Bucharest from Prague?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Prague and Bucharest. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 676.383 miles
  • 1088.533 kilometers
  • 587.761 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
  • 675.090 miles
  • 1086.452 kilometers
  • 586.637 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 Václav Havel Airport Prague
City: Prague
Country: Czech Republic Flag of Czech Republic
IATA Code: PRG
ICAO Code: LKPR
Coordinates: 50°6′2″N, 14°15′36″E

B Aurel Vlaicu International Airport
City: Bucharest
Country: Romania Flag of Romania
IATA Code: BBU
ICAO Code: LRBS
Coordinates: 44°30′11″N, 26°6′7″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Prague and Bucharest is 1 hour. Bucharest is 1 hour ahead of Prague.

Time Difference

Prague

 CET

Bucharest

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (269 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Prague (PRG) → Bucharest (BBU).

Distance:
676
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
676

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