There are 3 ways to get from Italy to Cairo by plane or car

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Fly from Rome  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Cairo (CAI) FCO - CAI

$134 - $279

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Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Cairo (CAI) MXP - CAI

$125 - $379

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Rome to Cairo 2785.8 miles

$650 - $1,000

Questions & Answers

The distance between Italy and Cairo is 2164 km. The road distance is 4457.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Italy to Cairo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Cairo Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Cairo is 1 h ahead of Italy. It is currently 2:29 AM in Italy and 2:29 AM in Cairo.

Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Cairo is 4457 km. It takes approximately 2 days 0 h to drive from Italy to Cairo.

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Pegasus Airlines, Nile Air, Egyptair and five other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Cairo Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Italy to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Italy to Cairo.
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  • Distance: 1352.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Italy and Cairo, Egypt?

Egyptair, Alitalia and six other airlines fly from Rome to Cairo every 4 hours.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Rome to Cairo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Cairo via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Cairo
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,500
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Rome to Cairo via Beirut
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Beirut
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Rome to Cairo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $450
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Cairo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,600
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Rome to Cairo via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,900
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750

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