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There are 4 ways to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya by plane or car

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Fly to Benghazi

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Benghazi (BEN)

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Fly to Tripoli

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Tripoli (MJI)

Fly to Misurata

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Misurata (MRA)

Drive

  1. Drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Tripoli

Cairo (CAI) to Benghazi (BEN) flights

The flight time between Cairo (CAI) and Benghazi (BEN) is around 2h and covers a distance of around 1082 km. The fastest flight normally takes 2h. Services are operated by Egyptair. Typically seven flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Flight route information

Average flight journey time:
2h
Fastest flight journey time:
2h
Flight distance:
1082 km
Flights per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$203
Carbon emissions:
219 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:00
Last flight departs at:
08:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cairo (CAI) to Benghazi (BEN) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Libya

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Libya. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Libya.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Libya due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Domestic travel is restricted within Libya due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Limited international flights leaving Egypt began to resume from July 1.

Last updated: October 14 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 24h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya is to fly which costs $290 - $340 and takes 2h 14m.

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It is 1347 km from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya. It is approximately 2055.5 km to drive.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Benghazi Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya is 2055 km. It takes approximately 24h 6m to drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya.

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Egyptair offers flights from Cairo Airport to Benghazi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Libya.
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  • Distance: 1347.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 14m

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

Egyptair flies from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Benghazi once daily.

Airlines
Afriqiyah Airways
Website
afriqiyah.aero
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Benghazi
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Cairo to Misurata via Benghazi
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
El-Buraq
Website
buraq.aero
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Amman, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Libyan Wings
Website
libyanwings.ly
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Tunis
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Amman, Tunis
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Libyan Arab Airlines
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Istanbul, Tunis
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Cairo to Misurata via Istanbul, Tunis
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Benghazi
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Tunis
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$290 - $650

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