There are 3 ways to get from Cairo to Suez Canal by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Cairo to Banhā
  2. Take a taxi from Banhā to Zagazig
  3. Take the bus from Zagazig to Ismailia

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairo to Suez Canal 86 miles

$14 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Suez Canal 86 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Suez Canal is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Suez Canal is to taxi which costs $14 - $17 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Cairo and Suez Canal is 127 km. The road distance is 137.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Cairo to Suez Canal, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Suez Canal, Ismailia Governorate, Egypt?

There is no direct connection from Cairo to Suez Canal. However, you can take the train to Banhā, take the taxi to Zagazig, take the bus to Ismailia, then take the taxi to Suez Canal. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Suez Canal.

Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to Banhā
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Zagazig to Ismailia
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Banhā to Zagazig
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$4 - $5

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