There are 7 ways to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Ethiopia by plane or car

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Fly to Addis Ababa  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Addis Ababa (ADD) CAI - ADD

$160 - $360

6 alternative options

Fly to Awasa  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Awasa (AWA) CAI - AWA

$240 - $480

Fly to Dire Dawa  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Dire Dawa (DIR) CAI - DIR

$250 - $650

Fly to Gonder  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Gonder (GDQ) CAI - GDQ

$290 - $750

Fly to Bahar Dar, drive  •  10h 29m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Bahar Dar (BJR) CAI - BJR
  2. Drive from Bahar Dar to Gonder

Fly to Jijiga, drive  •  10h 32m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Jijiga (JIJ) CAI - JIJ
  2. Drive from Jijiga to Dire Dawa

Drive  •  44h 22m

  1. Drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Addis Ababa 3186.9 km

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Ethiopia is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 44h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Ethiopia is to fly which costs $160 - $360 and takes 3h 55m.

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The distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) and Ethiopia is 2337 km. The road distance is 3186.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Ethiopia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Addis Ababa Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 45m.

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Ethiopia is 1h ahead of Cairo Airport (CAI). It is currently 5:18 PM in Cairo Airport (CAI) and 6:18 PM in Ethiopia.

Yes, the driving distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) to Ethiopia is 3187 km. It takes approximately 44h 22m to drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Ethiopia.

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Egyptair, Ethiopian Airlines and Saudia offer flights from Cairo Airport to Addis Ababa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Ethiopia.
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  • Distance: 2337.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

Egyptair, Ethiopian Airlines and Saudia fly from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Addis Ababa 3 times a day.

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