There are 5 ways to get from Sicily to Egypt by plane, car or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Catania to Cairo  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Cairo (CAI) CTA - CAI

$194 - $607

4 alternative options

Fly Catania to Borg El Arab  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Borg El Arab (HBE) CTA - HBE

$237 - $711

Fly Palermo to Cairo  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Cairo (CAI) PMO - CAI

$280 - $746

Fly Catania to Luxor  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Luxor (LXR) CTA - LXR

$273 - $856

Drive, ferry  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Drive from Palermo to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
  3. Drive from Reggio Calabria to Cairo

$795 - $1,265

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The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Egypt is to fly which costs 160€ - 550€ and takes 7 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Egypt is to fly which costs 160€ - 550€ and takes 7 h 52 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Egypt is 1899 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Sicily to Egypt, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Catania Airport to Cairo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Egypt is 1 h ahead of Sicily. It is currently 5:01 PM in Sicily and 5:01 PM in Egypt.

Aegean Airlines, Meridiana, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Catania Airport to Cairo Airport.

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The best way to get from Sicily to Catania Airport is to bus which takes 7 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Egypt.
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  • Distance: 1186.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Egypt?

Alitalia, Turkish Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Catania to Shubra al Khayma hourly.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Cairo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,000
Flights from Catania to Cairo via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Flights from Palermo to Cairo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
Flights from Palermo to Cairo via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,000
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Cairo via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Catania to Borg El Arab via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Catania to Borg El Arab via Athens, Cairo
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Athens, Cairo
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Istanbul, Cairo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Rome, Cairo
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Munich, Cairo
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Istanbul, Cairo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Athens, Cairo
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Rome, Cairo
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Munich, Cairo
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Catania to Luxor via Milan Malpensa, Cairo
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Cairo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Catania to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Palermo to Cairo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Palermo to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Catania to Cairo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Catania to Borg El Arab via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Catania to Cairo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Palermo to Cairo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Air Cairo
Website
flyaircairo.com
Flights from Catania to Borg El Arab via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Air Arabia Egypt
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Catania to Borg El Arab via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Palermo to Cairo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Palermo to Cairo via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Ferry operators

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