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Distance between Newark, NJ (EWR) and Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH)

Flight distance from Newark to Sharm el-Sheikh (New York Newark Liberty International Airport – Sharm El Sheikh International Airport) is 5863 miles / 9435 kilometers / 5095 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path from Newark to Sharm el-Sheikh.

Shortest flight path between New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH).

How far is Sharm el-Sheikh from Newark?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Newark and Sharm el-Sheikh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5862.703 miles
  • 9435.106 kilometers
  • 5094.550 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
  • 5850.939 miles
  • 9416.173 kilometers
  • 5084.327 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 New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

B Sharm El Sheikh International Airport
City: Sharm el-Sheikh
Country: Egypt Flag of Egypt
IATA Code: SSH
ICAO Code: HESH
Coordinates: 27°58′38″N, 34°23′42″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Newark and Sharm el-Sheikh is 7 hours. Sharm el-Sheikh is 7 hours ahead of Newark.

Time Difference

Newark, NJ

 EST

Sharm el-Sheikh

 EET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 698 kg (1 539 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Newark (EWR) → Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH).

Distance:
5863
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5863

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