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There are 3 ways to get from Luxor to Aswan by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Luxor to Aswan

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Taxi  •  3h 5m

  1. Take a taxi from Luxor to Aswan 214 km

Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Luxor to Aswan 214 km
Luxor → Aswan
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aswan is +20 2 27941506.

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

The social distance requirement in Aswan is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 20 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxor to Aswan is to train which costs $1 - $2 and takes 3h 7m.

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The fastest way to get from Luxor to Aswan is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $45 - $55 and takes 3h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luxor and arriving at Aswan. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Luxor and Aswan is 181 km. The road distance is 214 km.

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The best way to get from Luxor to Aswan without a car is to train which takes 3h 7m and costs $1 - $2.

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The train from Luxor to Aswan takes 3h 7m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Luxor to Aswan train services, operated by Egyptian Railways, depart from Luxor station.

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Luxor to Aswan train services, operated by Egyptian Railways, arrive at Aswan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxor to Aswan is 214 km. It takes approximately 3h 5m to drive from Luxor to Aswan.

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Map of how to get from Luxor to Aswan.
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  • Distance: 180.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Luxor, Egypt and Aswan, Egypt?

Egyptian Railways operates a train from Luxor to Aswan every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3h 7m.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Luxor to Aswan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Estimated price
$45 - $55
A1 TAXIS LUXOR
Phone
+20 1024368204

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