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Distance between Rotterdam (RTM) and Alicante (ALC)

Flight distance from Rotterdam to Alicante (Rotterdam The Hague Airport – Alicante–Elche Airport) is 975 miles / 1569 kilometers / 847 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Rotterdam (RTM) to Alicante (ALC) is 1240 miles / 1995 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rotterdam to Alicante.

Shortest flight path between Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM) and Alicante–Elche Airport (ALC).

How far is Alicante from Rotterdam?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rotterdam and Alicante. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 974.788 miles
  • 1568.770 kilometers
  • 847.068 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
  • 975.123 miles
  • 1569.309 kilometers
  • 847.359 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 Rotterdam The Hague Airport
City: Rotterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: RTM
ICAO Code: EHRD
Coordinates: 51°57′24″N, 4°26′13″E

B Alicante–Elche Airport
City: Alicante
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: ALC
ICAO Code: LEAL
Coordinates: 38°16′55″N, 0°33′29″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rotterdam and Alicante.

Time Difference

Rotterdam

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Alicante

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rotterdam (RTM) → Alicante (ALC).

Distance:
975
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
975

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