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

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Fly  •  3 h 11 min

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

$38 - $287

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo Abdel El Monem Ryad to El Gouna

$5

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Taxi  •  4 h 35 min

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

$40 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to El Gouna 279.4 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to El Gouna is to bus which costs $5 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cairo Abdel El Monem Ryad and arriving at El Gouna. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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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 5 h 30 min and costs $5.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Cairo to El Gouna, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cairo to El Gouna is to fly which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $35 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $5 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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

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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: 3 h 11 min

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

Egyptair, Almasria and Nile Air fly from Cairo to El Gouna every 3 hours. Alternatively, Go Bus Egypt operates a bus from Cairo to El Gouna hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Cairo to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Phone
19567
Website
go-bus.com
Bus from Cairo Abdel El Monem Ryad to El Gouna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cairo to El Gouna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118
Easy Taxi
Phone
+20 127 737 7210
Website
easytaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to El Gouna is 447 km. It takes approximately 4 h 35 min 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 224+ 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 30 min and costs .

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