There are 4 ways to get from Cairo to Jeddah by plane, car, car ferry or bus

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Fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Jeddah (JED) CAI - JED

$121 - $367

Cheapest option

Bus  •  34 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Amman Abdali Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Jeddah

$85 - $156

2 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Suez
  2. Take the car ferry from Suez to Jeddah

Drive  •  20 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Jeddah 978.4 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Jeddah is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 20 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Jeddah is to fly which costs $120 - $370 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Cairo and Jeddah is 1236 km. The road distance is 1565.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cairo to Jeddah without a car is to bus which takes 34 h 8 min and costs $85 - $160.

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Cairo to Jeddah, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cairo to Jeddah is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs $120 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $160 and takes 34 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Jeddah is 1 h ahead of Cairo. It is currently 3:08 AM in Cairo and 4:08 AM in Jeddah.

Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to Jeddah is 1565 km. It takes approximately 20 h 4 min to drive from Cairo to Jeddah.

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Air Cairo, Almasria, Flynas and four other airlines offer flights from Cairo Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cairo to Jeddah.
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  • Distance: 772.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia?

Air Cairo, Almasria and five other airlines fly from Cairo to Jeddah hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cairo to Jeddah via Amman Abdali Terminal and Jeddah in around 34 h 8 min.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah via Abha
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air Cairo
Website
flyaircairo.com
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Cairo to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Bus operators
Jett
Phone
+ 962 6 5854679
Email
info@jett.com.jo
Website
jett.com.jo
Bus from Cairo to Amman Abdali Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Ferry operators
Namma International Marine Services.
Phone
+966-2-648 7203
Email
amajid@nesma.com
Website
nammashippinglines.com
Car ferry from Suez to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nammashippinglines.com

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