# How far is Dakhla from Rabat?

The distance between Rabat (Rabat–Salé Airport) and Dakhla (Dakhla Airport) is 902 miles / 1452 kilometers / 784 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Rabat (RBA) to Dakhla (VIL) is 1062 miles / 1709 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 47 minutes.

902
Miles
1452
Kilometers
784
Nautical miles
2 h 12 min
144 kg

## Distance from Rabat to Dakhla

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Rabat to Dakhla. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 902.396 miles
• 1452.266 kilometers
• 784.161 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
• 903.572 miles
• 1454.158 kilometers
• 785.183 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 Rabat to Dakhla?

The estimated flight time from Rabat–Salé Airport to Dakhla Airport is 2 hours and 12 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rabat–Salé Airport (RBA) and Dakhla Airport (VIL)

On average, flying from Rabat to Dakhla generates about 144 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 144 kilograms equals 317 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rabat to Dakhla

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rabat–Salé Airport (RBA) and Dakhla Airport (VIL).

## Airport information

Origin Rabat–Salé Airport
City: Rabat
Country: Morocco
IATA Code: RBA
ICAO Code: GMME
Coordinates: 34°3′5″N, 6°45′5″W
Destination Dakhla Airport
City: Dakhla
Country: Western Sahara
IATA Code: VIL
ICAO Code: GMMH
Coordinates: 23°43′5″N, 15°55′55″W