There are 2 ways to get from Cairo to Athens by plane or car

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Fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Athens (ATH) CAI - ATH

$119 - $428

1 alternative option

Drive  •  38 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Athens 2072.9 miles

$490 - $750

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Athens is to fly which costs $110 - $430 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Athens is to fly which costs $110 - $430 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Cairo and Athens is 1120 km. The road distance is 3316.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Cairo to Athens, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to Athens is 3317 km. It takes approximately 38 h 18 min to drive from Cairo to Athens.

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Egyptair, Aegean Airlines and Royal Jordanian offer flights from Cairo Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 3826+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cairo to Cairo Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Cairo to Athens.
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  • Distance: 700.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

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

Egyptair, Aegean Airlines and Royal Jordanian fly from Cairo to Athens 4 times a day.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
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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