# Distance between Taif (TIF) and Riyadh (RUH)

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

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

459
Miles
738
Kilometers
398
Nautical miles
1 h 22 min

## How far is Riyadh from Taif?

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 Taif to Riyadh?

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

## What is the time difference between Taif and Riyadh?

There is no time difference between Taif and Riyadh.

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

On average flying from Taif to Riyadh 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 Taif to Riyadh

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

## Airport information

Origin Taif Regional Airport
City: Taif
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: TIF
ICAO Code: OETF
Coordinates: 21°29′0″N, 40°32′39″E
Destination King Khalid International Airport
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: RUH
ICAO Code: OERK
Coordinates: 24°57′27″N, 46°41′55″E