Directions from Jeddah to Cairo

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Jeddah (JED) to Cairo (CAI) JED - CAI

$117 - $372

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  26 h 41 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Jeddah to Suez
  2. Drive from Suez to Cairo

$4 - $7

2 alternative options

Bus  •  34 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Jeddah to Amman Abdali Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Cairo

$84 - $154

Drive  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Jeddah to Cairo 977.7 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and Cairo, Egypt?

Air Cairo, Almasria and five other airlines fly from Jeddah to Cairo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jeddah to Cairo via Jeddah and Amman Abdali Terminal in around 34 h 9 min.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Jeddah to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Jeddah to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Air Cairo
Website
flyaircairo.com
Flights from Jeddah to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Jeddah to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Jeddah to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Jeddah to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Jeddah to Cairo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Bus operators
Jett
Phone
+ 962 6 5854679
Email
info@jett.com.jo
Website
jett.com.jo
Bus from Jeddah to Amman Abdali Terminal
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Cairo
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Ferry operators
Namma International Marine Services.
Phone
+966-2-648 7203
Email
amajid@nesma.com
Website
nammashippinglines.com
Car ferry from Jeddah to Suez
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nammashippinglines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Jeddah and Cairo is 1236 km. The road distance is 1564 km.

The cheapest way to get from Jeddah to Cairo is to car ferry and drive which costs 17﷼ - 26﷼ and takes 26 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Jeddah to Cairo is to fly which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 430﷼ - 1400﷼.

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Jeddah to Cairo, including transfers.