# How far is Tobruk from Alexandria?

The distance between Alexandria (Borg El Arab Airport) and Tobruk (Tobruk Airport) is 348 miles / 560 kilometers / 303 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Alexandria (HBE) to Tobruk (TOB) is 572 miles / 921 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 55 minutes.

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## Distance from Alexandria to Tobruk

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 348.230 miles
• 560.422 kilometers
• 302.604 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
• 347.585 miles
• 559.383 kilometers
• 302.043 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 Tobruk?

The estimated flight time from Borg El Arab Airport to Tobruk Airport is 1 hour and 9 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Borg El Arab Airport (HBE) and Tobruk Airport (TOB)

On average, flying from Alexandria to Tobruk generates about 76 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 76 kilograms equals 168 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 Tobruk

See the map of the shortest flight path between Borg El Arab Airport (HBE) and Tobruk Airport (TOB).

## 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 Tobruk Airport
City: Tobruk
Country: Libya
IATA Code: TOB
ICAO Code: HLGN
Coordinates: 31°51′39″N, 23°54′25″E