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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Cairo is 2 hours. Cairo is 2 hours ahead of London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 240 kg (529 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Cairo (CAI).