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There are 4 ways to get from Zagazig to Cairo by bus, taxi, train or car

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Zagazig to Ras Sedr
  2. Take the bus from Ras Sedr to Cairo

Cheapest option

Taxi, train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zagazig to Banhā
  2. Take the train from Banhā to Cairo Express

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zagazig to Cairo 50.8 miles

$8 - $10

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zagazig to Cairo 50.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Zagazig to Cairo is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zagazig to Cairo is to taxi which costs $8 - $10 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagazig to Cairo. However, there are services departing from Zagazig and arriving at Cairo via Ras Sedr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Zagazig and Cairo is 63 km. The road distance is 81.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zagazig to Cairo without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Zagazig to Cairo, including transfers.

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Zagazig to Cairo bus services, operated by East Delta Travel, depart from Zagazig station.

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Zagazig to Cairo bus services, operated by East Delta Travel, arrive at Cairo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagazig to Cairo is 81 km. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Zagazig to Cairo.

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Map of how to get from Zagazig to Cairo.
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Zagazig, Egypt and Cairo, Egypt?

You can take a bus from Zagazig to Cairo via Ras Sedr in around 6 h.

Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Banhā to Cairo
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Zagazig to Ras Sedr
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Ras Sedr to Cairo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Zagazig to Banhā
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$3 - $5

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