# How far is Hurghada from Alexandria?

The distance between Alexandria (Borg El Arab Airport) and Hurghada (Hurghada International Airport) is 358 miles / 576 kilometers / 311 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Alexandria (HBE) to Hurghada (HRG) is 423 miles / 680 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 49 minutes.

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## Distance from Alexandria to Hurghada

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 357.675 miles
• 575.621 kilometers
• 310.811 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
• 357.947 miles
• 576.060 kilometers
• 311.047 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 Hurghada?

The estimated flight time from Borg El Arab Airport to Hurghada International Airport is 1 hour and 10 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Borg El Arab Airport (HBE) and Hurghada International Airport (HRG)

On average, flying from Alexandria to Hurghada generates about 78 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 78 kilograms equals 171 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 Hurghada

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

## 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