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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Cairo (CAI)

Flight distance from Paris to Cairo (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Cairo International Airport) is 1996 miles / 3213 kilometers / 1735 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path from Paris to Cairo.

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Cairo International Airport (CAI).

How far is Cairo from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1996.419 miles
  • 3212.925 kilometers
  • 1734.841 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
  • 1994.888 miles
  • 3210.461 kilometers
  • 1733.510 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 Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City: Paris
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Paris and Cairo is 1 hour. Cairo is 1 hour ahead of Paris.

Time Difference

Paris

 CET

Cairo

 EET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 217 kg (479 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Cairo (CAI).

Distance:
1996
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1996

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