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Distance between Kuwait City (KWI) and Cairo (CAI)

Flight distance from Kuwait City to Cairo (Kuwait International Airport – Cairo International Airport) is 997 miles / 1605 kilometers / 867 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path from Kuwait City to Cairo.

Shortest flight path between Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and Cairo International Airport (CAI).

How far is Cairo from Kuwait City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kuwait City and Cairo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 997.293 miles
  • 1604.987 kilometers
  • 866.624 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
  • 995.380 miles
  • 1601.909 kilometers
  • 864.961 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).

Airport information


A Kuwait International Airport
City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait Flag of Kuwait
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kuwait City and Cairo is 1 hour. Cairo is 1 hour behind Kuwait City.

Time Difference

Kuwait City

 +03

Cairo

 EET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (332 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuwait City (KWI) → Cairo (CAI).

Distance:
997
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
997

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