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Distance between Riyadh (RUH) and Abha (AHB)

Flight distance from Riyadh to Abha (King Khalid International Airport – Abha International Airport) is 530 miles / 853 kilometers / 461 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Riyadh (RUH) to Abha (AHB) is 603 miles / 970 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 27 minutes.

Riyadh – Abha

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530
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853
Kilometers
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461
Nautical miles

How far is Abha from Riyadh?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 530.203 miles
  • 853.280 kilometers
  • 460.734 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
  • 531.712 miles
  • 855.707 kilometers
  • 462.045 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 Riyadh to Abha?

Estimated flight time from King Khalid International Airport to Abha International Airport is 1 hour 30 minutes.

What is the time difference between Riyadh and Abha?

There is no time difference between Riyadh and Abha.

Flight carbon footprint between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Abha International Airport (AHB)

On average flying from Riyadh to Abha generates about 103 kg of CO2 per passenger, 103 kilograms is equal to 227 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Riyadh to Abha

Shortest flight path between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Abha International Airport (AHB).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Abha International Airport
City: Abha
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: AHB
ICAO Code: OEAB
Coordinates: 18°14′25″N, 42°39′23″E

Airlines flying from Riyadh (RUH) to Abha (AHB)

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Saudi Arabian Airlines