# 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
IATA Code: RTM
ICAO Code: EHRD
Coordinates: 51°57′24″N, 4°26′13″E

B Alicante–Elche Airport
City: Alicante
Country: 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.

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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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