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Athens to Cairo flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Athens and Cairo take, on average, 2 h and 1 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Athens with Cairo found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport E. Venizelos is the departure airport operating flights between Athens and Cairo
Arriving AirportFlights departing Athens with Cairo as destination arrives at Cairo International Airport

Cheap last minute flights to Cairo

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Departure Tue, 02 Nov Return Sat, 06 Nov
ATH Athens
CAI Cairo
return from £143
Departure Wed, 24 Nov Return Sun, 28 Nov
ATH Athens
CAI Cairo
return from £143
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 21.77 EGP
British Pound Sterling Egyptian Pound
1 EGP = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 25 October 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Cairo are 79% cheaper than in Athens.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Cairo is 59% cheaper than a meal in Athens.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Cairo is 87% cheaper than in Athens.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Cairo is 39% cheaper than in Athens.

Athens airports
  • ( E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
Cairo airports
  • ( Cairo International Airport (CAI)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
K Distance: 697 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Athens to Cairo

😷 Is it safe to travel from Athens to Cairo during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Egypt may apply when travelling from Athens. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Athens to Cairo at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Athens to Cairo is 143£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Cairo expensive to visit compared to Athens?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Cairo costs an average of 0.37 GBP, 87% cheaper than Athens, with a fare of 2.96 GBP, while train tickets costs 79% less in Cairo: 0.23 GBP against 1.10 GBP in Athens. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.47 GBP in Cairo, 59% less than the 8.46 GBP in Athens. The price of the coffee is around 39% cheaper in Cairo, with an average of 1.46 GBP, while in Athens the coffee costs 2.39 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Athens to Cairo?
The most popular months to book a trip from Athens to Cairo are December, July and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Athens to Cairo?
The best time of the year to go to Cairo when flying from Athens depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Cairo from Athens in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, March, April and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Athens -  Cairo.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Athens to Cairo?
The total flight time between Athens and Cairo is of around 02:01 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,131 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Cairo compared to Athens?
While in Athens the temperatures can reach an average of 35.31 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 5.3 mm ,Cairo's temperatures can go up to 40.41 ºC during the hot season, with 0.5 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 5.68 ºC in Cairo, compared to the 2.15 ºC average degrees reported in Athens. During the winter period, Athens can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Cairo have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Athens and Cairo?
The main airport route flying between Athens and Cairo is: E. Venizelos (ATH) to Cairo International Airport (CAI). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Egyptair.
  • Ethiopian Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from Athens to Cairo are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Athens to Cairo are:
  • Middle East Airlines, stoping in Beirut for 285 minutes minimun.
  • ITA Airways, with 100 minutes scale in Rome.

Cairo International Airport - Latest customer reviews

4.0 /5
Reviews: 1
4.0 /5
Henry Williams
Date 2019-07-10 Age 51-70 City Uk

Departing and arriving is good but difficult to meet and greet passengers inside airport .

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