If you are looking to experience colorful local culture, absorb yourself in a rich ancient and Islamic history look no further than Cairo. Take a flight to Cairo International Airport(CAI) and visit the capital of Egypt.
Just a fours and a half hour nonstop flight from London, the historical capital of Egypt is easily accessible and with Jumia Travel you can get great value deals on direct flights.
Arriving at Airports in Cairo
Most cheap flights to Cairo will land at Cairo International Airport (CAI), the main airport in Cairo. The airport is located in Heliopolis around 15 kilometers from the central business area.
Many hotels offer airport pick-up. Other shuttle services and taxis such as Nile Taxi, ABC Taxi and Uber can be reserved in advance but check their reputation before booking.
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About Flying to Cairo
Flights to Cairo from Europe
Most flights to Cairo from Europe are non-stop, but you could also find cheaper flights with a stop Frankfurt(FRA).
Non-stop flights to Egypt’s capital from UK are the daily connections with British Airways and EgyptAir from London(LHR).
Flights to Cairo from North America or Australia
There are direct flights to Cairo from the USA including Baltimore, Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago for Australia you have a direct flight from Sydney
Flights to Cairo from other African Countries
Many airline companies operate in Cairo with regional flights directly from African destinations including Uganda (Entebbe), Tanzania (Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar), South Africa (Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg), Kenya (Mombasa, Nairobi) Nigeria (Abuja, Lagos, Kano), Ivory Coast (Abidjan) and other African countries.
There are also direct flights to Cairo from Dubai (UAE), Guangzhou (China), Doha (Qatar).
Domestic Flights to Cairo
There are a good number of Cairo airlines making it possible for one to get cheap domestic flights. Main airline companies offering domestic flights to Cairo are:
Airlines flying to Egypt
Popular international airlines flying to Cairo are: Turkish Airlines Lufthansa Emirates British Airways, EgyptAir Etihad Airways Ethiopian Airlines And many more.
How long is the flight to Cairo?
When to fly to Cairo, Egypt?
The High season fall in the months of March to April and October to November. These months are preferred as the temperatures are comfortable, fewer crowds and low hotel rates.
In the months of March to April the winter crowds are fading and the weather is attractive. Hotel prices aren't quite at their lowest yet, but if you book three to four weeks in advance, you shouldn't have trouble finding something reasonable.
October to November, during these months the summer heat retreats and the winter crowds have yet to arrive. Hotel prices will occasionally go up, but you can get a great deal if you book a month in advance.
When to Buy Airline Tickets to Get the Cheapest Fare to Cairo?
The best time to book international flights to Cairo is between 5 months and 1 ½ months before departure.
During peak seasons such as March to April and October to November, Jumia Travel generally advises travellers to buy their tickets at least 2 months in advance but prime booking dates vary by origin.
What is the best day of the week to fly to Cairo?
Be a little flexible with your flight itinerary and you could save some money.
Tuesdays and Wednesdays are generally the least expensive days for domestic flights with Friday and Sunday being the most expensive.
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How to get a visa for Cairo?
A passport and visa are required to enter Egypt. A passport valid for at least six months from the date of issue of the Visa is required with least one blank page.
Visitors can obtain tourist visas from the Egyptian consulate in your country of residence.
You are advised to apply for a visa 7 days in advance of your intended travel date
Do you need a yellow fever vaccination for Egypt?
There is no risk of yellow fever in Egypt. However, the government of Egypt requires proof of yellow fever vaccination only if you are arriving from a country with risk of yellow fever.
Is there a risk of Malaria in Cairo?
Malaria Prophylaxis may be prescribed to you during your consultation depending on your itinerary. Please consult your doctor well in advance of travel for advice on health care.
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