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Distance between London (LHR) and Cairo (CAI)

Flight distance from London to Cairo (London Heathrow Airport – Cairo International Airport) is 2197 miles / 3535 kilometers / 1909 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to Cairo.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Cairo International Airport (CAI).

How far is Cairo from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2196.855 miles
  • 3535.495 kilometers
  • 1909.015 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
  • 2195.089 miles
  • 3532.653 kilometers
  • 1907.480 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 London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Cairo is 2 hours. Cairo is 2 hours ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

 GMT

Cairo

 EET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 240 kg (529 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Cairo (CAI).

Distance:
2197
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2197

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