There are 5 ways to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) by plane, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) CAI - SSH

$35 - $290

Cheapest option

Bus Go Bus Egypt  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo Nasr City to Sharm El Sheikh

$8 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus East Delta Travel  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo International Terminal Abbasia to Abu Rudeis
  2. Take the bus from Abu Rudeis to Sharm El-Sheikh

Taxi  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) 313.4 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) 313.4 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) is to bus which costs $8 - $10 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) is to fly which costs $35 - $290 and takes 1 h.

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The distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) and Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) is 375 km. The road distance is 501.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 31 min and costs $8 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1 h to fly from Cairo (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) is to fly which takes 1 h and costs $35 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $8 - $10 and takes 5 h 31 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) is 501 km. It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to drive from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH).

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Map of how to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH).
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  • Distance: 234.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Cairo Airport (CAI), Egypt and Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH), Egypt?

Egyptair, Almasria and Nile Air fly from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Go Bus Egypt operates a bus from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH) hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh via Hurghada
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $380
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Cairo International Terminal Abbasia to Abu Rudeis
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Abu Rudeis to Sharm El-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cairo Airport (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH)
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118
Easy Taxi
Phone
+20 127 737 7210
Website
easytaxi.com

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