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There are 9 ways to get from Hurghada to El Alamein by plane, train, car ferry, bus or car

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Fly Hurghada to Borg El Arab, train  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Hurghada (HRG) to Borg El Arab (HBE) HRG - HBE
  2. Take the train from Baheeg to El Alamein

$111 - $354

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Bus, train  •  11h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Hurghada to Alexandria
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to El Alamein

$5 - $6

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Car ferry to Sharm el-Sheikh, fly to Borg El Arab, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the car ferry from Hurghada to Sharm el Sheikh
  2. Fly from Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) to Borg El Arab (HBE) SSH - HBE
  3. Take the train from Baheeg to El Alamein

$145 - $1,069

Fly Hurghada to Cairo, bus  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Hurghada (HRG) to Cairo (CAI) HRG - CAI
  2. Take the bus from Cairo to Marina 7

$76 - $216

Bus  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Hurghada to Cairo
  2. Take the bus from Cairo to Marina 7

$19 - $27

Bus via Hurghada  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Hurghada to Cairo
  2. Take the bus from Cairo to Marina 7

$21 - $38

Bus, train via Porto El Sokhna  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Hurghada to Porto El Sokhna
  2. Take the bus from Porto El Sokhna to Cairo
  3. Take the train from Cairo to El Alamein 939

$25 - $34

Bus, train via Cairo  •  13h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Hurghada to Cairo
  2. Take the train from Shobra to El Alamein 1205

$14 - $31

Drive  •  7h 20m

  1. Drive from Hurghada to El Alamein 724.3 km

$24 - $40

Hurghada → El Alamein
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in El Alamein is +20 2 27941506.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in El Alamein is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in El Alamein is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on +20 2 27941506.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Hurghada to El Alamein is to bus and train which costs $5 - $7 and takes 11h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Hurghada to El Alamein is to fly and train which costs $110 - $360 and takes 5h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hurghada to El Alamein. However, there are services departing from Hurghada and arriving at Marina 7 via Cairo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 2m.

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The distance between Hurghada and El Alamein is 618 km. The road distance is 724.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hurghada to El Alamein without a car is to bus which takes 10h 2m and costs $19 - $27.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Hurghada to El Alamein, including transfers.

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Hurghada to El Alamein bus services, operated by High Jet, depart from Hurghada station.

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The quickest flight from Hurghada Airport to Borg El Arab Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Hurghada to El Alamein bus services, operated by Go Bus Egypt, arrive at Marina 7 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hurghada to El Alamein is 724 km. It takes approximately 7h 20m to drive from Hurghada to El Alamein.

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Map of how to get from Hurghada to El Alamein.
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  • Distance: 617.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 3m

What companies run services between Hurghada, Egypt and El Alamein, Egypt?

You can take a bus from Hurghada to El Alamein via Cairo and Cairo in around 10h 2m.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Hurghada to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Borg El Arab via Cairo
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Hurghada to Cairo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Air Arabia Egypt
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Hurghada to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Flights from Hurghada to Cairo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Hurghada to Cairo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Hurghada to Cairo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Baheeg to El Alamein
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Train from Alexandria to El Alamein
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to El Alamein
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Train from Shobra to El Alamein
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Phone
19567
Website
go-bus.com
Bus from Cairo to Marina 7
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Bus from Hurghada to Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Bus from Hurghada to Porto El Sokhna
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Bus from Porto El Sokhna to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
go-bus.com
High Jet
Phone
0653449700
Website
highjet-eg.com
Bus from Hurghada to Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
highjet-eg.com
Upper Egypt Bus Co.
Phone
0225760261
Bus from Hurghada to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Ferry operators
AB Maritime
Phone
+20693665658
Email
info@abmaritime.com.jo
Website
abmaritime.com.jo
Car ferry from Hurghada to Sharm el Sheikh
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
abmaritime.com.jo
Under 2yrs
$10
2 - 8 yrs
$30
8 yrs +
$60

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Air Arabia Egypt and Egyptair offer flights from Hurghada Airport to Borg El Arab Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in El Alamein. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hurghada to Hurghada Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $14 - $29.

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