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There are 6 ways to get from Cairo to Giza by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Metro  •  5 min

  1. Take the Metro from Martyrs to El-Malek El-Saleh 1

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tahrir Square to Giza

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo to Giza 5.6 miles

$1 - $2

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Giza 5.6 miles

$1

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cairo to Giza 5.6 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Walk from Cairo to Giza 5.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Giza is to drive which costs $1 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Giza is to Metro which costs $1 - $2 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tahrir Square and arriving at Giza. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Martyrs and arriving at El-Malek El-Saleh. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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The distance between Cairo and Giza is 7 km. The road distance is 9 km.

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The best way to get from Cairo to Giza without a car is to Metro which takes 5 min and costs $1 - $2.

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The Metro from Martyrs to El-Malek El-Saleh takes 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Cairo to Giza bus services, operated by Go Bus Egypt, depart from Tahrir Square station.

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Cairo to Giza train services, operated by Cairo Metro, depart from Martyrs station.

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The best way to get from Cairo to Giza is to Metro which takes 5 min and costs $1 - $2. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Cairo to Giza.
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  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 min

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Giza, Egypt?

Cairo Metro operates a train from Cairo to Giza every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 5 min. Egyptian Railways also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Go Bus Egypt operates a bus from Cairo to Giza every 4 hours, and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Cairo Metro
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to El Giza
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Cairo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cairo to Giza
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$1 - $2
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uber.com
Scooter
$1 - $2
UberX
$2 - $3
Select
$2 - $4
Taxi from Cairo to Giza
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$1 - $2
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118
Easy Taxi
Phone
+20 127 737 7210
Website
easytaxi.com

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

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Cairo to Giza train services, operated by Cairo Metro, arrive at El-Malek El-Saleh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to Giza is 9 km. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Cairo to Giza.

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