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Distance between Cairo (CAI) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Cairo to New York (Cairo International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 5614 miles / 9035 kilometers / 4879 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path from Cairo to New York.

Shortest flight path between Cairo International Airport (CAI) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

How far is New York from Cairo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cairo and New York. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5614.385 miles
  • 9035.477 kilometers
  • 4878.768 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
  • 5602.580 miles
  • 9016.478 kilometers
  • 4868.509 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).

Airport information


A 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

B New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairo and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours behind Cairo.

Time Difference

Cairo

 EET

New York, NY

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 665 kg (1 466 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairo (CAI) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
5614
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5614

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