How to get from Cairo to Athens

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Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. CAI - ATH

$119 - $428

1 alternative option

Drive  •  38 h 18 min

  1. 2072.9 miles

$490 - $750

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Egyptair and two other airlines fly from Cairo to Athens every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Cairo to Athens via Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Cairo to Athens via Amman
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cairo and Athens is 1120 km. The road distance is 3317 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Athens is to fly which costs $110 - $430 and takes 5 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Cairo to Athens is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs $110 - $430.

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Cairo to Athens, including transfers.