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

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The nearest airport to Zagazig is Cairo (CAI) Airport which is 53.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Borg El Arab (HBE) (176.7 km), Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) (402.8 km) and Hurghada (HRG) (439.4 km).

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Map of how to get from Alexandria to Zagazig.
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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.

Flights from Borg El Arab to Cairo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Train from Alexandria to Banhā
Ave. Duration
4 h
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Alexandria to Zagazig
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
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