# How far is Cairo from Sharm el-Sheikh?

Distance between Sharm el-Sheikh (Sharm El Sheikh International Airport) and Cairo (Cairo International Airport) is 234 miles / 376 kilometers / 203 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 56 minutes.

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## Distance from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo

There are several ways to calculate distance from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 233.526 miles
• 375.823 kilometers
• 202.928 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
• 233.561 miles
• 375.881 kilometers
• 202.959 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo?

Estimated flight time from Sharm El Sheikh International Airport to Cairo International Airport is 56 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Sharm el-Sheikh and Cairo?

There is no time difference between Sharm el-Sheikh and Cairo.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH) and Cairo International Airport (CAI)

On average flying from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo generates about 59 kg of CO2 per passenger, 59 kilograms is equal to 131 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo

Shortest flight path between Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH) and Cairo International Airport (CAI).

## Airport information

Origin Sharm El Sheikh International Airport
City: Sharm el-Sheikh
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: SSH
ICAO Code: HESH
Coordinates: 27°58′38″N, 34°23′42″E
Destination Cairo International Airport
City: Cairo
Country: Egypt
IATA Code: CAI
ICAO Code: HECA
Coordinates: 30°7′18″N, 31°24′20″E