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Distance between Riyadh (RUH) and Islamabad (ISB)

Flight distance from Riyadh to Islamabad (King Khalid International Airport – Islamabad International Airport) is 1679 miles / 2703 kilometers / 1459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Riyadh (RUH) to Islamabad (ISB) is 2592 miles / 4172 kilometers and travel time by car is about 53 hours 0 minutes.

Riyadh – Islamabad

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1679
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2703
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1459
Nautical miles

How far is Islamabad from Riyadh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1679.482 miles
  • 2702.864 kilometers
  • 1459.430 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
  • 1677.331 miles
  • 2699.402 kilometers
  • 1457.561 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 Islamabad?

Estimated flight time from King Khalid International Airport to Islamabad International Airport is 3 hours 40 minutes.

What is the time difference between Riyadh and Islamabad?

The time difference between Riyadh and Islamabad is 2 hours. Islamabad is 2 hours ahead of Riyadh.
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Flight carbon footprint between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Islamabad International Airport (ISB)

On average flying from Riyadh to Islamabad generates about 191 kg of CO2 per passenger, 191 kilograms is equal to 422 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 Islamabad

Shortest flight path between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Islamabad International Airport (ISB).

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 Islamabad International Airport
City: Islamabad
Country: Pakistan Flag of Pakistan
IATA Code: ISB
ICAO Code: OPIS
Coordinates: 33°32′56″N, 72°49′32″E

Airlines flying from Riyadh (RUH) to Islamabad (ISB)

Pakistan International Airlines
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Shaheen Air