# How far is Cairo from Sohag?

The distance between Sohag (Sohag International Airport) and Cairo (Cairo International Airport) is 261 miles / 420 kilometers / 227 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Sohag (HMB) to Cairo (CAI) is 331 miles / 533 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 39 minutes.

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## Distance from Sohag to Cairo

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Sohag to Cairo. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 261.050 miles
• 420.120 kilometers
• 226.847 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
• 261.917 miles
• 421.515 kilometers
• 227.600 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 Sohag to Cairo?

The estimated flight time from Sohag International Airport to Cairo International Airport is 59 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sohag International Airport (HMB) and Cairo International Airport (CAI)

On average, flying from Sohag to Cairo generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 63 kilograms equals 140 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sohag to Cairo

See the map of the shortest flight path between Sohag International Airport (HMB) and Cairo International Airport (CAI).

## Airport information

Origin Sohag International Airport
City: Sohag
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: HMB
ICAO Code: HESG
Coordinates: 26°20′34″N, 31°44′34″E
Destination Cairo International Airport
City: Cairo
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: CAI
ICAO Code: HECA
Coordinates: 30°7′18″N, 31°24′20″E