There are 2 ways to get from Cairo to Jerusalem by plane or bus

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Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. CAI - TLV

$129 - $423

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 50 min

  1. 444 / ...

$49

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

You can take a bus from Cairo to Jerusalem via Taba, מעבר גבול טאבה, שדרות התמרים/תחנה מרכזית, and ת. מרכזית אילת/רציפים in around 15 h 50 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 Taba
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 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
$37
Schedules at
egged.co.il

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cairo and Jerusalem is 423 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Jerusalem is to bus which costs $49 and takes 15 h 50 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Cairo to Jerusalem. However, there are services departing from Cairo and arriving at ת. מרכזית י-ם/הורדה via מעבר גבול טאבה and ת. מרכזית אילת/רציפים. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

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