# How far is Benghazi from Alexandria?

The distance between Alexandria (Borg El Arab Airport) and Benghazi (Benina International Airport) is 562 miles / 905 kilometers / 488 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Alexandria (HBE) to Benghazi (BEN) is 4296 miles / 6913 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 107 hours 31 minutes.

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## Distance from Alexandria to Benghazi

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 562.151 miles
• 904.694 kilometers
• 488.496 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
• 561.067 miles
• 902.949 kilometers
• 487.554 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 Benghazi?

The estimated flight time from Borg El Arab Airport to Benina International Airport is 1 hour and 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Borg El Arab Airport (HBE) and Benina International Airport (BEN)

On average, flying from Alexandria to Benghazi generates about 108 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 108 kilograms equals 238 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 Benghazi

See the map of the shortest flight path between Borg El Arab Airport (HBE) and Benina International Airport (BEN).

## 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 Benina International Airport
City: Benghazi
Country: Libya
IATA Code: BEN
ICAO Code: HLLB
Coordinates: 32°5′48″N, 20°16′10″E