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

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

Fly  •  1 h 23 min

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

$64 - $209

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$2

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Cairo to Sidi Gaber 1109

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  2 h 26 min

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

$24 - $30

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

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

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria is to fly which takes 1 h 23 min and costs $60 - $210.

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The distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) and Alexandria is 186 km. The road distance is 241 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria, including transfers.

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

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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 hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to Sidi Gaber
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118
Easy Taxi
Phone
+20 127 737 7210
Website
easytaxi.com

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