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There are 4 ways to get from Luxor to Aswan by train, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from Luxor to Aswan

$1 - $2

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Night train  •  3h

  1. Take the night train from Luxor to Aswan Sleeper

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  3h 5m

  1. Take a taxi from Luxor to Aswan 214 km

$45 - $55

Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Luxor to Aswan 214 km

$7 - $11

Luxor → Aswan
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Yes, travel within Egypt is currently allowed.

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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
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The 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.

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

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The cheapest way to get from Luxor to Aswan is to train which costs $1 - $2 and takes 3h 20m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luxor and arriving at Aswan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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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 20m and costs $1 - $2.

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The train from Luxor to Aswan takes 3h 20m including transfers and departs hourly.

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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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There are 42+ hotels available in Aswan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 180.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 20m

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

Egyptian Railways operates a train from Luxor to Aswan hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3h 20m.

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

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