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

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Fly to Rome  •  4h 12m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Rome (FCO) CAI - FCO

6 alternative options

Fly to Florence, train  •  8h 6m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Florence (FLR) CAI - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini

Fly to Naples, train  •  8h 16m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Naples (NAP) CAI - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

Fly to Rome Ciampino  •  7h 57m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) CAI - CIA

Fly to Pescara, train  •  14h 2m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Pescara (PSR) CAI - PSR
  2. Take the train from Pescara Centrale to Roma Termini

Drive  •  47h 24m

  1. Drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome 4447.4 km

Drive, car train  •  2 days 22h

  1. Drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Edirne
  2. Take the car train from Edirne to Villach Hbf/Bbf
  3. Drive from Villach Hbf/Bbf to Rome
Egypt → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Egypt

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Egypt
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Egypt

  • There are no current restrictions
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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Egypt

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from Egypt.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rome is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rome is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rome is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, returning to Egypt from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 9 Jan 2023
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The cheapest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome is to fly which costs $120 - $430 and takes 4h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome is to fly which costs $120 - $430 and takes 4h 12m.

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The distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) and Rome is 2138 km. The road distance is 4447.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4h 12m to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 30m.

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Rome is 1h behind Cairo Airport (CAI). It is currently 2:09 AM in Cairo Airport (CAI) and 1:09 AM in Rome.

Yes, the driving distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome is 4447 km. It takes approximately 47h 24m to drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome.

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Egyptair, Alitalia, Aegean Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Cairo Airport to Rome Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome.
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  • Distance: 2138.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 12m

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

Egyptair, Air Cairo and eight other airlines fly from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Rome every 4 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €450
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Amman
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €320
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Munich, Budapest
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €800
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Rome, Cagliari
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €550
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Athens, Budapest
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €430
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Tunis, Marseille
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €850
Flights from Cairo to Pescara via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€120 - €300
Flights from Cairo to Pescara via Catania, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Cairo to Pescara via Barcelona, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€250 - €700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €480
Flights from Cairo to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €650
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €650
Flights from Cairo to Pescara via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €550
Flights from Cairo to Pescara via Catania, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Air Cairo
Website
flyaircairo.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €550
Flights from Cairo to Rome via Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Hurghada
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €750
Flights from Cairo to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €650
Flights from Cairo to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€280 - €700
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €600
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€280 - €700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Athens, Sofia
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Bucharest Otopeni, Sofia
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€180 - €450
Flights from Cairo to Rome Ciampino via Istanbul, Sofia
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Flights from Cairo to Pescara via Athens, Tirana
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€95 - €340
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €460
Flights from Cairo to Florence via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €450
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€260 - €1000
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€320 - €1400
Flights from Cairo to Florence via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €1300
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €1300
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €550
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome via Amman
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Cairo to Rome via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €1200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Cairo to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€21 - €29
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€32 - €35
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €29
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€26 - €29
Train from Pescara Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€29 - €32
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
OptimaExpress
Phone
+49 89 54880111
Email
info@optimatours.de
Website
optimatours.de
Car train from Edirne to Villach Hbf/Bbf
Ave. Duration
34h 37m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
optimatours.de

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