There are 5 ways to get from Cairo to Tripoli by bus, plane 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.

Recommended option

Bus to Borg El Arab, fly to Tripoli  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Borg El Arab (HBE) to Tripoli (MJI) HBE - MJI

$90 - $496

4 alternative options

Bus to Borg El Arab, fly to Tripoli #2  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairo to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Borg El Arab (HBE) to Tripoli (TIP) HBE - TIP

$95 - $496

Fly Cairo to Tripoli  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Tripoli (MJI) CAI - MJI

$110 - $600

Fly Cairo to Tripoli #2  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Tripoli (TIP) CAI - TIP

$110 - $600

Drive  •  26 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Cairo to Tripoli 1275.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Tripoli is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 26 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Tripoli is to bus and fly which costs $90 - $500 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Cairo and Tripoli is 1739 km. The road distance is 2040.9 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Cairo to Tripoli, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Borg El Arab Airport to Tripoli Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to Tripoli is 2041 km. It takes approximately 26 h 39 min to drive from Cairo to Tripoli.

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Libyan Arab Airlines offers flights from Borg El Arab Airport to Tripoli Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Tripoli. 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 Tripoli.
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  • Distance: 1086.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Tripoli, Libya?

Egyptair, Libyan Wings and seven other airlines fly from Cairo to Tripoli hourly.

Airlines
Libyan Arab Airlines
Flights from Borg El Arab to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Amman
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Medina, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Hurghada, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Amman, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Istanbul, Tunis
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Sharm el-Sheikh, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Jeddah, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Beirut, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Afriqiyah Airways
Flights from Borg El Arab to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Khartoum
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Amman
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Tunis
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Sharm el-Sheikh, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Istanbul, Tunis
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Libyan Wings
Website
libyanwings.ly
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Tunis
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Cairo to Tripoli via Amman, Tunis
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Cairo to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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