# How far is Abu Simbel from Alexandria?

The distance between Alexandria (Borg El Arab Airport) and Abu Simbel (Abu Simbel Airport) is 600 miles / 965 kilometers / 521 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Alexandria (HBE) to Abu Simbel (ABS) is 814 miles / 1310 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 15 hours 25 minutes.

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1 h 38 min
113 kg

## Distance from Alexandria to Abu Simbel

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Alexandria to Abu Simbel. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 599.855 miles
• 965.373 kilometers
• 521.259 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
• 601.873 miles
• 968.621 kilometers
• 523.013 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 Alexandria to Abu Simbel?

The estimated flight time from Borg El Arab Airport to Abu Simbel Airport is 1 hour and 38 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Borg El Arab Airport (HBE) and Abu Simbel Airport (ABS)

On average, flying from Alexandria to Abu Simbel generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 113 kilograms equals 248 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Alexandria to Abu Simbel

See the map of the shortest flight path between Borg El Arab Airport (HBE) and Abu Simbel Airport (ABS).

## Airport information

Origin Borg El Arab Airport
City: Alexandria
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: HBE
ICAO Code: HEBA
Coordinates: 30°55′3″N, 29°41′47″E
Destination Abu Simbel Airport
City: Abu Simbel
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: ABS
ICAO Code: HEBL
Coordinates: 22°22′33″N, 31°36′42″E