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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Cairo (CAI)

Distance from New York to Cairo (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Cairo International Airport) is 5614 miles / 9035 kilometers / 4879 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Cairo International Airport (CAI) is 11 hours 7 minutes.

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.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 673 kg (1 484 pounds).

Airport information


A New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

B Cairo International Airport
City: Cairo
Country: Egypt Flag of Egypt
IATA Code: CAI
ICAO Code: HECA
Coordinates: 30°7′18″N, 31°24′20″E

New York to Cairo flight path

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Cairo International Airport (CAI).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Cairo (CAI).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5614

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