How far is Sohag from Cairo?

The distance between Cairo (Cairo International Airport) and Sohag (Sohag International Airport) is 261 miles / 420 kilometers / 227 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Cairo (CAI) to Sohag (HMB) is 329 miles / 530 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 37 minutes.

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Distance from Cairo to Sohag

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 261.050 miles
• 420.120 kilometers
• 226.847 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
• 261.917 miles
• 421.515 kilometers
• 227.600 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 Sohag?

The estimated flight time from Cairo International Airport to Sohag International Airport is 59 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and Sohag International Airport (HMB)

On average, flying from Cairo to Sohag generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 63 kilograms equals 140 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 Sohag

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

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 Sohag International Airport
City: Sohag
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: HMB
ICAO Code: HESG
Coordinates: 26°20′34″N, 31°44′34″E