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

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Fly  •  1h

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Luxor (LXR) CAI - LXR

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Train  •  11h 43m

  1. Take the train from Cairo to Luxor

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Bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Luxor

Taxi  •  8h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) 651.5 km

Drive  •  8h 9m

  1. Drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) 651.5 km

Cairo (CAI) to Luxor (LXR) flights

The flight time between Cairo (CAI) and Luxor (LXR) is around 1h 3m and covers a distance of around 510 km. The fastest flight normally takes 1h. Services are operated by Egyptair, Nile Air and Air Arabia Egypt. Typically 57 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:
1h 3m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h
Flight distance:
510 km
Flights per week:
57
Cheapest price:
$59
Carbon emissions:
168 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:30
Last flight departs at:
22:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cairo (CAI) to Luxor (LXR) flight schedules

Cairo Airport (CAI) → Luxor Airport (LXR)
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COVID-19 help in Egypt

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline +20 2 27941506

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Egypt.

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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 Luxor Airport (LXR) is +20 2 27941506.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Luxor Airport (LXR) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Luxor Airport (LXR) is 1 metre.

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

Last updated: 23 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 8h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) is to fly which costs $55 - $140 and takes 1h.

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The distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) and Luxor Airport (LXR) is 510 km. The road distance is 651.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) without a car is to bus which takes 10h 10m and costs $14 - $55.

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It takes approximately 1h to fly from Cairo (CAI) to Luxor (LXR), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) is to fly which takes 1h and costs $55 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $14 - $55 and takes 10h 10m, you could also train, which costs $6 - $50 and takes 11h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Luxor Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) is 651 km. It takes approximately 8h 9m to drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR).

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Nile Air, Air Arabia Egypt and Egyptair offer flights from Cairo Airport to Luxor Airport.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Luxor Airport (LXR). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 509.7 km
  • Duration: 1h

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

Egyptair, Nile Air and Air Arabia Egypt fly from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Go Bus Egypt operates a bus from Cairo to Luxor 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $26 and the journey takes 8h.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Luxor
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Cairo to Luxor
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Air Arabia Egypt
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Cairo to Luxor
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to Luxor
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $20
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Speed AC Spanish
$8 - $12
Special Service OD
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Phone
19567
Website
go-bus.com
Bus from Cairo to Luxor
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Luxor Airport (LXR)
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Nile TAXI
Phone
+20 128 011 8888
Website
nile.taxi
Cairo Airport Travel
Phone
+202 19970
Website
cairoshuttlebus.com

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