# How far is Aswan from Cairo?

The distance between Cairo (Cairo International Airport) and Aswan (Aswan International Airport) is 433 miles / 697 kilometers / 376 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Cairo (CAI) to Aswan (ASW) is 541 miles / 870 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 25 minutes.

433
Miles
697
Kilometers
376
Nautical miles
1 h 19 min

## Distance from Cairo to Aswan

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 432.809 miles
• 696.539 kilometers
• 376.101 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
• 434.240 miles
• 698.842 kilometers
• 377.344 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 Aswan?

The estimated flight time from Cairo International Airport to Aswan International Airport is 1 hour and 19 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and Aswan International Airport (ASW)

On average, flying from Cairo to Aswan generates about 89 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 89 kilograms equals 196 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 Aswan

See the map of the shortest flight path between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and Aswan International Airport (ASW).

## 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 Aswan International Airport
City: Aswan
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: ASW
ICAO Code: HESN
Coordinates: 23°57′51″N, 32°49′11″E