Distance from Israel to Egypt

Name Israel Egypt
Country flag Flag of Israel Flag of Egypt
Country ISO code IL / ISR EG / EGY
Continent Asia Africa
Continent code AS AF
Capital Jerusalem Cairo
Total cities 806 9274
Cost of living Cost of living in Israel Cost of living in Egypt
DD coordinates 31.411726 / 35.081816 26.835768 / 30.795660
DMS coordinates 31°24'42.21" N / 35°04'54.54" E 26°50'8.76" N / 30°47'44.37" E
UTM coordinates 36R 697903.7421692 3477107.3046885 36R 280946.90111022 2970148.0717099
Time zone Asia/Jerusalem Africa/Cairo
Airports Airports in Israel: 35 Airports in Egypt: 70
Straight distance from Israel to Egypt is 657 kilometers (408 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Israel from Egypt, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 31.411726 / 35.081816 (IL) and 26.835768 / 30.795660 (EG).


Find out the distance from Israel to Egypt using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the IL to EG distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Israel from Egypt?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are 31.411726 / 35.081816 while you arrive at 26.835768 / 30.795660. The calculator shows the shortest distance between IL and EG and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Israel to Egypt? The distance is 657 km / 408 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Israel to Egypt by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 0 hours, 46 minutes while the IATA country codes are (IL to EG).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Israel (IL)
Arrives in Egypt (EG)
Israel to Egypt distance 657 km / 408 mil
Avg car duration 7 hours, 18 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 10 hours, 57 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 6 hours, 34 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 0 hours, 43 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from IL and EG is 657 kilometers = 408 miles.
To get from IL to EG by plane, you need to travel 657 kilometers = 408 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to EG will take about 0 hours, 43 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 10 hours, 57 minutes travelling from Israel (IL) to Egypt (EG), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Israel from Egypt provided that the entry regulations are met.