# How far is Kathmandu from Riyadh?

The distance between Riyadh (King Khalid International Airport) and Kathmandu (Tribhuvan International Airport) is 2396 miles / 3856 kilometers / 2082 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Riyadh (RUH) to Kathmandu (KTM) is 3571 miles / 5747 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 73 hours 51 minutes.

2396
Miles
3856
Kilometers
2082
Nautical miles
5 h 2 min
2 h 45 min
263 kg

## Distance from Riyadh to Kathmandu

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Riyadh to Kathmandu. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2396.119 miles
• 3856.180 kilometers
• 2082.171 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
• 2391.947 miles
• 3849.466 kilometers
• 2078.545 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 Kathmandu?

The estimated flight time from King Khalid International Airport to Tribhuvan International Airport is 5 hours and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM)

On average, flying from Riyadh to Kathmandu generates about 263 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 263 kilograms equals 580 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 Kathmandu

See the map of the shortest flight path between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM).

## Airport information

Origin King Khalid International Airport