There are 3 ways to get from Cairo to Jerusalem by plane, bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Tel Aviv (TLV) CAI - TLV
  2. Take the bus from שדה תעופה בן גוריון/טרמינל 3 to בנייני האומה/שז''ר

$129 - $423

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Nuweiba
  2. Take the car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba
  3. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית אילת/רציפים to ת. מרכזית י-ם/הורדה 444 / ...

$163 - $173

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Nuweiba
  2. Take the car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba
  3. Drive from Aqaba to Jerusalem

$141 - $173

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Jerusalem is to drive and car ferry which costs $140 - $180 and takes 12 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Jerusalem is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $430 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Cairo and Jerusalem is 423 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Cairo to Jerusalem, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Cairo to Jerusalem.
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  • Distance: 264.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Jerusalem, Israel?

There is no direct connection from Cairo to Jerusalem. However, you can take the bus to Cairo International Terminal Abbasia, take the walk to Cairo airport, fly to Tel Aviv, take the walk to שדה תעופה בן גוריון/טרמינל 3, then take the bus to Jerusalem. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Cairo to Jerusalem via Nuweiba, Nuweiba, Aqaba, and ת. מרכזית אילת/רציפים in around 17 h 38 min.

Airlines
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Cairo to Tel Aviv via Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Air Sinai
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Bus operators
Afikim
Website
afikim-t.co.il
Bus from שדה תעופה בן גוריון/טרמינל 3 to בנייני האומה/שז''ר
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
afikim-t.co.il
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Cairo to Nuweiba
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from ת. מרכזית אילת/רציפים to ת. מרכזית י-ם/הורדה
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Ferry operators
AB Maritime
Phone
032092000
Email
bahaa@abmaritime.com.jo
Website
abmaritime.com.jo
Car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
abmaritime.com.jo

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