Distance from Cyprus to Saudi Arabia

Name Cyprus Saudi Arabia
Country flag Flag of Cyprus Flag of Saudi Arabia
Country ISO code CY / CYP SA / SAU
Continent Europe Asia
Continent code EU AS
Capital Nicosia Riyadh
Total cities 59 294
Cost of living Cost of living in Cyprus Cost of living in Saudi Arabia
DD coordinates 35.169752 / 33.436604 24.266906 / 45.107849
DMS coordinates 35°10'11.11" N / 33°26'11.77" E 24°16'0.86" N / 45°06'28.26" E
UTM coordinates 36S 539758.4960474 3891955.3800316 38R 510946.69939043 2683781.4967381
Time zone Asia/Nicosia Asia/Riyadh
Airports Airports in Cyprus: 10 Airports in Saudi Arabia: 78
Straight distance from Cyprus to Saudi Arabia is 1653 kilometers (1027 miles).

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There are many ways to find how far is Cyprus from Saudi Arabia, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 35.169752 / 33.436604 (CY) and 24.266906 / 45.107849 (SA).


When trying to get from Cyprus to Saudi Arabia, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 1653 km / 1027 mil. Surely, both CY and SA are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of 35.169752 / 33.436604 and the arrival coordinates of 24.266906 / 45.107849.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Cyprus to Saudi Arabia is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 1 hour, 58 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Cyprus to Saudi Arabia? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Saudi Arabia to Cyprus.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Cyprus (CY)
Arrives in Saudi Arabia (SA)
Cyprus to Saudi Arabia distance 1653 km / 1027 mil
Avg car duration 18 hours, 21 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 27 hours, 32 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 16 hours, 31 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 1 hour, 50 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between CY and SA is 1653 kilometers = 1027 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from CY to SA is 1653 kilometers = 1027 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to SA takes approximately 1 hour, 50 minutes.
It will take you about 27 hours, 32 minutes to drive from Cyprus (CY) to Saudi Arabia (SA), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Cyprus from Saudi Arabia.