Map of flight path from New York to Cairo.
Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Cairo International Airport (CAI).
How far is Cairo from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Cairo. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5614.385 miles
- 9035.477 kilometers
- 4878.768 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 5602.580 miles
- 9016.478 kilometers
- 4868.509 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Cairo is 6 hours. Cairo is 6 hours ahead of New York.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 665 kg (1 466 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (JFK) → Cairo (CAI).