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There are 6 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Alexandria by plane, bus or train

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Fly Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab  •  21h 43m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Borg El Arab (HBE) IAD - HBE

$611 - $1,611

Cheapest option

Fly Reagan Washington to Cairo, bus  •  19h 39m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Cairo (CAI) DCA - CAI
  2. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$429 - $1,629

4 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to Cairo, bus  •  18h 11m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cairo (CAI) IAD - CAI
  2. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$566 - $1,335

Train to Baltimore, fly to Cairo, bus  •  23h 2m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Cairo (CAI) BWI - CAI
  3. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$518 - $1,485

Fly Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab  •  22h 31m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Borg El Arab (HBE) DCA - HBE

$504 - $1,905

Train to Baltimore, fly to Borg El Arab  •  22h 54m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Borg El Arab (HBE) BWI - HBE

$523 - $1,961

Washington Dulles (IAD) to Borg El Arab (HBE) flights

The flight time between Washington Dulles (IAD) and Borg El Arab (HBE) is around 20h 54m and covers a distance of around 9199 km. The fastest flight normally takes 17h. Services are operated by Saudia, Turkish Airlines, Egyptair and others. Typically 22 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
20h 54m
Fastest flight journey time:
17h
Flight distance:
9199 km
Flights per week:
22
Cheapest price:
$623
Carbon emissions:
1865 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
12:00
Last flight departs at:
23:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Washington Dulles (IAD) to Borg El Arab (HBE) flight schedules

United States → Egypt
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Conditions of entry into Egypt from United States

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alexandria is +20 2 27941506.

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

The social distance requirement in Alexandria is 1 metre.

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No, but conditions apply when returning to United States from Egypt.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Alexandria is to fly and bus which costs $420 - $1,700 and takes 19h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Alexandria is to fly and bus which costs $550 - $1,400 and takes 18h 11m.

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It is approximately 9167 km to get from UNION STATION station to Alexandria.

It takes approximately 21h 43m to get from UNION STATION station to Alexandria, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Borg El Arab Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 10m and has one stopover.

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Alexandria is 6h ahead of UNION STATION station. It is currently 6:09 PM in UNION STATION station and 12:09 AM in Alexandria.

United Airlines, Wizz Air, Turkish Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Borg El Arab Airport.

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  • Distance: 9166.8 km
  • Duration: 21h 43m

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Alexandria, Egypt?

Saudia, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines fly from UNION STATION station to Alexandria 3 times a day.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab via Cairo
Ave. Duration
30h 1m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Montreal, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Philadelphia, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Newark, Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Montreal, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via New York JFK, Athens
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Toronto, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Cairo
Ave. Duration
25h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via London Heathrow, Cairo
Ave. Duration
21h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Frankfurt, Cairo
Ave. Duration
21h 26m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab via Rome
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Montreal, Rome
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Rome
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Boston, Rome
Ave. Duration
19h 49m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Newark, Rome
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Chicago O'Hare, Rome
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Newark, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Montreal, Rome
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Rome
Ave. Duration
26h 4m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
27h 54m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Frankfurt, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Boston, Rome
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Philadelphia, Rome
Ave. Duration
28h 17m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via New York JFK, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Boston, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Chicago O'Hare, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Toronto, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Boston, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via London Heathrow, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Frankfurt, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Montreal, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Montreal, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Philadelphia, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Montreal, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via New York JFK, Athens
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Philadelphia, Athens
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via Montreal, Athens
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Athens
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via London Heathrow, Athens
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Frankfurt, Athens
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,000
Flights from Baltimore to Borg El Arab via Montreal, Athens
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Montreal
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Newark, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Borg El Arab via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Borg El Arab via New York JFK, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Montreal, Vienna
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Montreal, Vienna
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via New York JFK, Vienna
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cairo via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Boston, Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 12m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via New York JFK, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via New York JFK, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cairo via Boston, Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Baltimore to Cairo via Frankfurt, Beirut
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Bus operators
SuperJet
Website
superjet.com.eg
Bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $24
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Shared
$24

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