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There are 3 ways to get from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery by plane, taxi, car ferry or car

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Fly to Sharm el-Sheikh, taxi  •  12h 4m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) BCN - SSH
  2. Take a taxi from Sharm el-Sheikh to Saint Catherine's Monastery

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Fly to Hurghada, car ferry, taxi  •  16h 53m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Hurghada (HRG) BCN - HRG
  2. Take the car ferry from Hurghada to Sharm el Sheikh
  3. Take a taxi from Sharm el Sheikh to Saint Catherine's Monastery

Drive  •  2 days 4h

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery 5144.3 km
Spain → Egypt
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International entry into Egypt from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe

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Conditions of entry into Egypt from Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Egypt

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Mandatory

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Considerations leaving from Spain

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Egypt from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saint Catherine's Monastery is +20 2 27941506.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saint Catherine's Monastery is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Saint Catherine's Monastery is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on +20 2 27941506.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from Egypt.

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Last updated: 15 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery is to fly and taxi which costs €270 - €650 and takes 12h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery is to fly and taxi which costs €270 - €650 and takes 12h 4m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Saint Catherine's Monastery is 3205 km. The road distance is 5144.3 km.

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It takes approximately 12h 4m to get from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Barcelona Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 55m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery is 5144 km. It takes approximately 2 days 4h to drive from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery.

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Pegasus Airlines, Egyptair, El Al and two other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Saint Catherine's Monastery. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs €2 - €6.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery.
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  • Distance: 3205 km
  • Duration: 12h 4m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Saint Catherine's Monastery, Egypt?

There is no direct connection from Barcelona to Saint Catherine's Monastery. However, you can take the bus to Barcelona Airport - Terminal 2 B, take the walk to Barcelona airport, fly to Sharm el-Sheikh, then take the taxi to Saint Catherine's Monastery. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Barcelona Airport - Terminal 2 B, take the walk to Barcelona airport, fly to Hurghada, take the walk to Hurghada Airport, take the bus to Hurghada, take the walk to Hurghada, take the car ferry to Sharm el Sheikh, then take the taxi to Saint Catherine's Monastery.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sharm el-Sheikh via Basel
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Barcelona to Sharm el-Sheikh via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sharm el-Sheikh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sharm el-Sheikh via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sharm el-Sheikh via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hurghada via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Ferry operators
AB Maritime
Phone
+20693665658
Email
info@abmaritime.com.jo
Website
abmaritime.com.jo
Car ferry from Hurghada to Sharm el Sheikh
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
abmaritime.com.jo
Under 2yrs
$10
2 - 8 yrs
$30
8 yrs +
$60
Other operators
Taxi from Sharm el-Sheikh to Saint Catherine's Monastery
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Sharm Taxi Service
Phone
+201124849876
Website
sharmtaxiservice.com

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