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Distance between Cairo (CAI) and Atbara (ATB)

Flight distance from Cairo to Atbara (Cairo International Airport – Atbara Airport) is 870 miles / 1401 kilometers / 756 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairo (CAI) to Atbara (ATB) is 1235 miles / 1988 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 47 minutes.

Cairo – Atbara

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870
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1401
Kilometers
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756
Nautical miles

How far is Atbara from Cairo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 870.415 miles
  • 1400.797 kilometers
  • 756.370 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 873.655 miles
  • 1406.012 kilometers
  • 759.186 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 Atbara?

Estimated flight time from Cairo International Airport to Atbara Airport is 2 hours 8 minutes.

What is the time difference between Cairo and Atbara?

There is no time difference between Cairo and Atbara.

Flight carbon footprint between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and Atbara Airport (ATB)

On average flying from Cairo to Atbara generates about 141 kg of CO2 per passenger, 141 kilograms is equal to 311 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 Atbara

Shortest flight path between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and Atbara Airport (ATB).

Airport information

Origin Cairo International Airport
City: Cairo
Country: Egypt Flag of Egypt
IATA Code: CAI
ICAO Code: HECA
Coordinates: 30°7′18″N, 31°24′20″E
Destination Atbara Airport
City: Atbara
Country: Sudan Flag of Sudan
IATA Code: ATB
ICAO Code: HSAT
Coordinates: 17°42′37″N, 34°3′25″E