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There are 4 ways to get from Cairo to El Gouna by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to El Gouna

$16

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Taxi  •  4h 35m

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo to El Gouna 279.4 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  4h 35m

  1. Drive from Cairo to El Gouna 279.4 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  3h 11m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Hurghada (HRG) CAI - HRG

$38 - $287

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to El Gouna is to bus which costs $16 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to El Gouna is to fly which costs $35 - $290 and takes 3h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cairo and arriving at El Gouna. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Cairo and El Gouna is 380 km. The road distance is 447.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cairo to El Gouna without a car is to bus which takes 5h and costs $16.

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The bus from Cairo to El Gouna takes 5h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Cairo to El Gouna bus services, operated by Go Bus Egypt, depart from Cairo station.

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The best way to get from Cairo to El Gouna is to bus which takes 5h and costs $16. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $35 - $290 and takes 3h 11m.

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

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Cairo to El Gouna bus services, operated by Go Bus Egypt, arrive at El Gouna station.

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Map of how to get from Cairo to El Gouna.
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  • Distance: 237.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and El Gouna, Egypt?

Go Bus Egypt operates a bus from Cairo to El Gouna every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 5h. Alternatively, Egyptair, Almasria and Nile Air fly from Cairo to El Gouna every 4 hours.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Cairo to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Other operators
Taxi from Cairo to El Gouna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to El Gouna is 447 km. It takes approximately 4h 35m to drive from Cairo to El Gouna.

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Almasria, Nile Air and Egyptair offer flights from Cairo Airport to Hurghada Airport.

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There are 265+ hotels available in El Gouna. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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

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