# 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
IATA Code: PRG
ICAO Code: LKPR
Coordinates: 50°6′2″N, 14°15′36″E

B Aurel Vlaicu International Airport
City: Bucharest
Country: 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.

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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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
676

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