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There are 5 ways to get from Cairo to St Catherine by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to El Tor
  2. Take a taxi from El Tor to St Catherine

$23 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Ras Sedr
  2. Take the bus from Ras Sedr to St Catherine

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo to St Catherine 274 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to St Catherine 274 miles

$15 - $22

Fly, taxi  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) CAI - SSH
  2. Take a taxi from Sharm el-Sheikh to St Catherine

$56 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to St Catherine is to bus which costs $1 - $2 and takes 7 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to St Catherine is to fly and taxi which costs $55 - $310 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Cairo and St Catherine is 310 km. The road distance is 438.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cairo to St Catherine without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7 h 20 min and costs $22 - $26.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Cairo to St Catherine, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to St Catherine is 438 km. It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to drive from Cairo to St Catherine.

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Almasria, Nile Air and Egyptair offer flights from Cairo Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in St Catherine. Prices start at $100 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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Map of how to get from Cairo to St Catherine.
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  • Distance: 194 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and St Catherine, Egypt?

You can take a bus from Cairo to St Catherine via Ras Sedr and St Catherine in around 7 h 39 min.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh via Hurghada
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $380
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Bus operators
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Cairo to El Tor
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Cairo to Ras Sedr
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Ras Sedr to St Catherine
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Other operators
Taxi from El Tor to St Catherine
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18

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