There are 3 ways to get from Damietta to Cairo by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Damietta to Cairo

$1 - $2

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Taxi  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Damietta to Cairo 118.5 miles

$19 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Damietta to Cairo 118.5 miles

$6 - $10

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Damietta and arriving at Cairo. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Damietta and Cairo is 160 km. The road distance is 189.7 km.

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The best way to get from Damietta to Cairo without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs .

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The train from Damietta to Cairo takes 5 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Damietta to Cairo train services, operated by Egyptian Railways, depart from Damietta station.

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Damietta to Cairo train services, operated by Egyptian Railways, arrive at Cairo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Damietta to Cairo is 190 km. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Damietta to Cairo.

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There are 657+ hotels available in Cairo. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 99.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Damietta, Egypt and Cairo, Egypt?

Egyptian Railways operates a train from Damietta to Cairo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 5 h.

Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Damietta to Cairo
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Other operators
Taxi from Damietta to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24

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