Travel from Turkey to Egypt is: Partially open. See details.

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Fly to Hurghada  •  3h 51m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Hurghada (HRG) IST - HRG

$156 - $315

2 alternative options

Fly to Sharm el-Sheikh, car ferry  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) IST - SSH
  2. Take the car ferry from Sharm el Sheikh to Hurghada

$245 - $581

Drive  •  29h 51m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Hurghada 2584.8 km

$330 - $490

Turkey → Egypt
Partially open

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International entry into Egypt from Turkey

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Egypt from Turkey

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • No quarantine required
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Egypt

1m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Turkey

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Egypt from Turkey.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hurghada is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hurghada is 1 metre.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Turkey from Egypt.

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Last updated: 15 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Hurghada is to fly which costs 1.100 ₺ - 2.300 ₺ and takes 3h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Hurghada is to fly which costs 1.100 ₺ - 2.300 ₺ and takes 3h 51m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Hurghada is 1593 km. The road distance is 2584.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m to get from Istanbul to Hurghada, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Hurghada Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 50m.

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Hurghada is 1h behind Istanbul. It is currently 8:27 AM in Istanbul and 7:27 AM in Hurghada.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Hurghada is 2585 km. It takes approximately 29h 51m to drive from Istanbul to Hurghada.

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Turkish Airlines and Egyptair offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Hurghada Airport.

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There are 162+ hotels available in Hurghada. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Hurghada.
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  • Distance: 1593.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 51m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Hurghada, Egypt?

Turkish Airlines and Egyptair fly from Istanbul to Hurghada every 4 hours.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Istanbul to Hurghada via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $280
Flights from Istanbul to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Istanbul to Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Istanbul to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Ferry operators
AB Maritime
Phone
+20693665658
Email
info@abmaritime.com.jo
Website
abmaritime.com.jo
Car ferry from Sharm el Sheikh to Hurghada
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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