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There are 5 ways to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

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Fly  •  1h 22m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Borg El Arab (HBE) CAI - HBE

$64 - $209

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Bus  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Cairo to Sidi Gaber 1109

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  2h 26m

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria 150.4 miles

$24 - $30

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria 150.4 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria is to bus which costs $1 - $2 and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria is to fly which costs $60 - $210 and takes 1h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cairo Airport and arriving at Alexandria. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 6m.

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The distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) and Alexandria is 186 km. The road distance is 240.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria without a car is to bus which takes 3h 6m and costs $1 - $2.

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It takes approximately 1h 22m to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria, including transfers.

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Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria bus services, operated by , depart from Cairo Airport station.

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The best way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria is to fly which takes 1h 22m and costs $60 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 3h 6m, you could also train, which costs $3 - $5 and takes 4h 25m.

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

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Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria bus services, operated by , arrive at Alexandria station.

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Map of how to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 116.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 22m

What companies run services between Cairo Airport (CAI), Egypt and Alexandria, Egypt?

Egyptair flies from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria once daily. Alternatively, operates a bus from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3h 6m.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to Sidi Gaber
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Price
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Estimated price
$24 - $30
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria is 241 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria.

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

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There are 188+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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