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There are 7 ways to get from Venice to Alexandria by plane, bus, train, shuttle or car

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Fly Venice to Cairo, bus  •  11h 40m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Cairo (CAI) VCE - CAI
  2. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$155 - $427

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Fly Venice to Borg El Arab  •  8h 38m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Borg El Arab (HBE) VCE - HBE

$356 - $971

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Borg El Arab  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Milano P.Garibaldi
  2. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Borg El Arab (HBE) MXP - HBE

$278 - $715

Train to Bologna, fly to Borg El Arab  •  12h 10m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Borg El Arab (HBE) BLQ - HBE

$507 - $660

Shuttle to Milan Bergamo, fly to Borg El Arab  •  9h 16m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Padova to Orio al Serio Airport
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Borg El Arab (HBE) BGY - HBE

$566 - $1,234

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Cairo, bus  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Milano P.Garibaldi
  2. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Cairo (CAI) MXP - CAI
  4. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$167 - $441

Drive  •  44h 16m

  1. Drive from Venice to Alexandria 4103.7 km

$600 - $900

Italy → Egypt
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International entry into Egypt from Italy

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Egypt from Italy

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • No quarantine required
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Egypt

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Considerations leaving from Italy

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Egypt from Italy.

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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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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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.

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

Yes, entry into Italy from Egypt is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Venice to Alexandria is to train and fly and bus, which costs 130€ - 370€ and takes 12h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Alexandria is to fly which costs 290€ - 800€ and takes 8h 38m.

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The distance between Venice and Alexandria is 2195 km. The road distance is 4103.7 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 40m to get from Venice to Alexandria, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Cairo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 45m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Alexandria is 4104 km. It takes approximately 44h 16m to drive from Venice to Alexandria.

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Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Aegean Airlines and eight other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Cairo Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs 8€ - 11€.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 2194.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 40m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Alexandria, Egypt?

Turkish Airlines flies from Venice to Alexandria 3 times a week.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Venice to Borg El Arab via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Borg El Arab via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Bologna to Borg El Arab via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Air Cairo
Website
flyaircairo.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Borg El Arab via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Borg El Arab via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Borg El Arab via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cairo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Bologna to Borg El Arab via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $550
Air Arabia Egypt
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $90
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$26 - $40
Base Standard
$50 - $70
Base Premium
$60 - $90
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$18 - $25
Base Standard
$35 - $55
Base Premium
$45 - $70
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
$13 - $19
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
$24 - $27
Bus operators
Ask Aladdin
Phone
+1(888) 513-5971
Email
info@ask-aladdin.com
Website
ask-aladdin.com
Bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $24
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Shared
$24
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Padova to Orio al Serio Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$43 - $47
Private
$180 - $340

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