# How far is Sharm el-Sheikh from Almaty?

The distance between Almaty (Almaty International Airport) and Sharm el-Sheikh (Sharm El Sheikh International Airport) is 2588 miles / 4165 kilometers / 2249 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Almaty (ALA) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) is 3299 miles / 5309 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 67 hours 7 minutes.

2588
Miles
4165
Kilometers
2249
Nautical miles
5 h 24 min
285 kg

## Distance from Almaty to Sharm el-Sheikh

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Almaty to Sharm el-Sheikh. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2588.107 miles
• 4165.154 kilometers
• 2249.003 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
• 2584.213 miles
• 4158.887 kilometers
• 2245.619 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 Almaty to Sharm el-Sheikh?

The estimated flight time from Almaty International Airport to Sharm El Sheikh International Airport is 5 hours and 24 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Almaty and Sharm el-Sheikh?

The time difference between Almaty and Sharm el-Sheikh is 3 hours. Sharm el-Sheikh is 3 hours behind Almaty.

## Flight carbon footprint between Almaty International Airport (ALA) and Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH)

On average, flying from Almaty to Sharm el-Sheikh generates about 285 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 285 kilograms equals 629 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Almaty to Sharm el-Sheikh

See the map of the shortest flight path between Almaty International Airport (ALA) and Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH).

## Airport information

Origin Almaty International Airport
City: Almaty
Country: Kazakhstan
IATA Code: ALA
ICAO Code: UAAA
Coordinates: 43°21′7″N, 77°2′25″E
Destination Sharm El Sheikh International Airport
City: Sharm el-Sheikh
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: SSH
ICAO Code: HESH
Coordinates: 27°58′38″N, 34°23′42″E