There are 8 ways to get from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh by plane, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) CAI - SSH

$38 - $289

Cheapest option

Bus East Delta Travel  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Abu Zenima
  2. Take the bus from Abu Zenima to Sharm El-Sheikh

$1

6 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Sharm El Sheikh

$1

Bus Go Bus Egypt  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Sharm El Sheikh

$17

Bus Go Bus Egypt #2  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo Nasr City to Sharm El Sheikh

$6

Bus Blue Bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Giza to Sharm El Sheikh

$17

Taxi  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh 308.4 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh 308.4 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh is to bus which costs $1 and takes 8 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh is to fly which takes 2 h 52 min and costs $35 - $290.

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The distance between Cairo and Sharm el Sheikh is 384 km. The road distance is 493 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt?

Egyptair, Almasria and Nile Air fly from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh every 2 hours. Alternatively, operates a bus from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh every 4 hours, and the journey takes 5 h 58 min.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh via Hurghada
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $380
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Cairo to Sharm El Sheikh
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Go Bus Egypt
Phone
19567
Website
go-bus.com
Bus from Cairo to Sharm El Sheikh
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Bus from Cairo Nasr City to Sharm El Sheikh
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
go-bus.com
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Cairo to Abu Zenima
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Abu Zenima to Sharm El-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Blue Bus
Phone
16128
Website
bluebus.com.eg
Bus from Giza to Sharm El Sheikh
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
bluebus.com.eg
Other operators
Taxi from Cairo to Sharm el Sheikh
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118
Easy Taxi
Phone
+20 127 737 7210
Website
easytaxi.com

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