# How far is Abu Simbel from Cairo?

The distance between Cairo (Cairo International Airport) and Abu Simbel (Abu Simbel Airport) is 533 miles / 858 kilometers / 464 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Cairo (CAI) to Abu Simbel (ABS) is 701 miles / 1128 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 13 hours 22 minutes.

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104 kg

## Distance from Cairo to Abu Simbel

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Cairo to Abu Simbel. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 533.408 miles
• 858.437 kilometers
• 463.519 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
• 535.343 miles
• 861.551 kilometers
• 465.200 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 Cairo to Abu Simbel?

The estimated flight time from Cairo International Airport to Abu Simbel Airport is 1 hour and 30 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and Abu Simbel Airport (ABS)

On average, flying from Cairo to Abu Simbel generates about 104 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 104 kilograms equals 228 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairo to Abu Simbel

See the map of the shortest flight path between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and Abu Simbel Airport (ABS).

## Airport information

Origin Cairo International Airport
City: Cairo
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: CAI
ICAO Code: HECA
Coordinates: 30°7′18″N, 31°24′20″E
Destination Abu Simbel Airport
City: Abu Simbel
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: ABS
ICAO Code: HEBL
Coordinates: 22°22′33″N, 31°36′42″E