# How far is Aswan from Alexandria?

The distance between Alexandria (El Nouzha Airport) and Aswan (Aswan International Airport) is 527 miles / 849 kilometers / 458 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Alexandria (ALY) to Aswan (ASW) is 657 miles / 1057 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 23 minutes.

527
Miles
849
Kilometers
458
Nautical miles
1 h 29 min
103 kg

## Distance from Alexandria to Aswan

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Alexandria to Aswan. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 527.328 miles
• 848.651 kilometers
• 458.235 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
• 528.834 miles
• 851.076 kilometers
• 459.544 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 Alexandria to Aswan?

The estimated flight time from El Nouzha Airport to Aswan International Airport is 1 hour and 29 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between El Nouzha Airport (ALY) and Aswan International Airport (ASW)

On average, flying from Alexandria to Aswan generates about 103 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 103 kilograms equals 226 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Alexandria to Aswan

See the map of the shortest flight path between El Nouzha Airport (ALY) and Aswan International Airport (ASW).

## Airport information

Origin El Nouzha Airport
City: Alexandria
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: ALY
ICAO Code: HEAX
Coordinates: 31°11′2″N, 29°56′56″E
Destination Aswan International Airport
City: Aswan
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: ASW
ICAO Code: HESN
Coordinates: 23°57′51″N, 32°49′11″E