There are several ways to calculate the distance from Riyadh to New York. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
5667.585 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
5657.072 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 New York?
The estimated flight time from King Khalid International Airport to New York LaGuardia Airport is
12 hours and 50 minutes.
What is the time difference between Riyadh and New York?
The time difference between Riyadh and New York is 7 hours. New York is 7 hours behind Riyadh.
Flight carbon footprint between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
On average, flying from Riyadh to New York generates about 788 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 788 kilograms equals 1 738 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from Riyadh to New York
See the map of the shortest flight path between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).