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There are 4 ways to get from Alexandria to Zagazig by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Banhā Express

$4 - $8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alexandria to Zagazig 115.5 miles

$19 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Alexandria to Zagazig 115.5 miles

$6 - $10

Fly, taxi  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Borg El Arab (HBE) to Cairo (CAI) HBE - CAI
  2. Take a taxi from Cairo to Zagazig

$67 - $226

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The cheapest way to get from Alexandria to Zagazig is to train which costs $4 - $8 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandria to Zagazig is to fly and taxi which costs $65 - $230 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Alexandria and Zagazig is 166 km. The road distance is 184.8 km.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to Zagazig without a car is to train which takes 4 h 32 min and costs $4 - $8.

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Alexandria to Zagazig, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Borg El Arab Airport to Cairo Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexandria to Zagazig is 185 km. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Alexandria to Zagazig.

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Egyptair offers flights from Borg El Arab Airport to Cairo Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Zagazig. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to Borg El Arab Airport is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs $5 - $6.

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  • Distance: 103.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Alexandria, Egypt and Zagazig, Egypt?

Egyptian Railways operates a train from Alexandria to Zagazig hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Borg El Arab to Cairo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Alexandria to Banhā
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Other operators
Taxi from Alexandria to Zagazig
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Careem
Phone
+202 38272828
Website
careem.com

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