There are 7 ways to get from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus Go Bus Egypt  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Giza to Alexandria

$4 - $6

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Train via Sakiat Mekki  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cairo to Alexandria Express / ...

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cairo to Sidi Gaber 1109

$3 - $4

Bus Blue Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Giza to Alexandria

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria 135.9 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria 135.9 miles

$7 - $11

Fly  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Borg El Arab (HBE) CAI - HBE

$63 - $221

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The distance between The Great Pyramid at Giza and Alexandria is 179 km. The road distance is 217.4 km.

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The best way to get from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria is to bus which takes 2 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 23 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to Borg El Arab Airport is the direct flight which takes 46 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria is 217 km. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria.

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Egyptair offers flights from Cairo Airport to Borg El Arab Airport.

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There are 192+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Cairo Airport is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 111.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

What companies run services between The Great Pyramid at Giza, Egypt and Alexandria, Egypt?

Go Bus Egypt operates a bus from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Egyptian Railways operates a train from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to Sidi Gaber
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Train from Cairo to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Phone
19567
Website
go-bus.com
Bus from Giza to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Economic
$4
Deluxe Plus
$4
VIP Elite
$5
Blue Bus
Phone
16128
Website
bluebus.com.eg
Bus from Giza to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bluebus.com.eg
Other operators
Taxi from The Great Pyramid at Giza to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
CIT
Phone
+20 2 26701118
Easy Taxi
Phone
+20 127 737 7210
Website
easytaxi.com

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