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Distance between Karaj (PYK) and Riyadh (RUH)

Flight distance from Karaj to Riyadh (Payam International Airport – King Khalid International Airport) is 785 miles / 1263 kilometers / 682 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Karaj (PYK) to Riyadh (RUH) is 1139 miles / 1833 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Karaj to Riyadh.

Shortest flight path between Payam International Airport (PYK) and King Khalid International Airport (RUH).

How far is Riyadh from Karaj?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Karaj and Riyadh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 784.729 miles
  • 1262.899 kilometers
  • 681.911 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
  • 786.715 miles
  • 1266.095 kilometers
  • 683.637 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 Payam International Airport
City: Karaj
Country: Iran Flag of Iran
IATA Code: PYK
ICAO Code: OIIP
Coordinates: 35°46′33″N, 50°49′36″E

B King Khalid International Airport
City: Riyadh
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: RUH
ICAO Code: OERK
Coordinates: 24°57′27″N, 46°41′55″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Karaj and Riyadh is 1 hour 30 minutes. Riyadh is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Karaj.

Time Difference

Karaj

 +0430

Riyadh

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (294 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Karaj (PYK) → Riyadh (RUH).

Distance:
785
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
785

Round trip?