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Distance between Prague (PRG) and Riga (RIX)

Flight distance from Prague to Riga (Václav Havel Airport Prague – Riga International Airport) is 618 miles / 994 kilometers / 537 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Prague (PRG) to Riga (RIX) is 856 miles / 1377 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) and Riga International Airport (RIX).

How far is Riga from Prague?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 617.575 miles
  • 993.890 kilometers
  • 536.658 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
  • 616.408 miles
  • 992.012 kilometers
  • 535.644 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 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 Prague and Riga is 1 hour. Riga is 1 hour ahead of Prague.

Time Difference

Prague

 CEST

Riga

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Prague (PRG) → Riga (RIX).

Distance:
618
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
618

Round trip?