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

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

Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Banhā Express

$5 - $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

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 14 min

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

$68 - $226

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

Egyptian Railways operates a train from Alexandria to Zagazig every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

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
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Alexandria to Zagazig?

The distance between Alexandria and Zagazig is 166 km. The road distance is 185 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Alexandria to Zagazig?

The cheapest way to get from Alexandria to Zagazig is to train which costs $5 - $8 and takes 3 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Alexandria to Zagazig?

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

How long does it take to get from Alexandria to Zagazig?

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Alexandria to Zagazig, including transfers.