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Distance between Riyadh (RUH) and Taif (TIF)

Flight distance from Riyadh to Taif (King Khalid International Airport – Taif Regional Airport) is 459 miles / 738 kilometers / 398 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Riyadh (RUH) to Taif (TIF) is 493 miles / 793 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 42 minutes.

Riyadh – Taif

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459
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738
Kilometers
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398
Nautical miles

How far is Taif from Riyadh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 458.563 miles
  • 737.985 kilometers
  • 398.480 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
  • 458.521 miles
  • 737.918 kilometers
  • 398.444 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 Taif?

Estimated flight time from King Khalid International Airport to Taif Regional Airport is 1 hour 22 minutes.

What is the time difference between Riyadh and Taif?

There is no time difference between Riyadh and Taif.

Flight carbon footprint between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF)

On average flying from Riyadh to Taif generates about 93 kg of CO2 per passenger, 93 kilograms is equal to 204 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 Taif

Shortest flight path between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Taif Regional Airport (TIF).

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 Taif Regional Airport
City: Taif
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: TIF
ICAO Code: OETF
Coordinates: 21°29′0″N, 40°32′39″E

Airlines flying from Riyadh (RUH) to Taif (TIF)

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Saudi Arabian Airlines