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London Cairo
Sat, 29 Jun LHR - CAI
Sat, 29 Jun CAI - LHR
£1348 £1262
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Hurghada Cairo
Sun, 25 Aug HRG - CAI
£27 £26
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Sharm el-Sheikh Cairo
Tue, 02 Jul SSH - CAI
Wed, 03 Jul CAI - SSH
£97 £95
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Kos Cairo
Fri, 28 Jun KGS - CAI
Sun, 30 Jun CAI - KGS
-14 %
£389 £336
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London Cairo
Sat, 29 Jun LHR - CAI
Sat, 29 Jun CAI - LHR
£1278 £1265
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Sharm el-Sheikh Cairo
Sun, 30 Jun SSH - CAI
Mon, 01 Jul CAI - SSH
£115 £113
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Popular flight routes to Cairo

Flights from Hurghada to Cairo
£28 £27
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Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo
£31 £30
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Flights from Kuwait to Cairo
£88 £85
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Flights from Dubai to Cairo
£90 £87
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Flights from Manchester to Cairo
£105 £101
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Flights from Istanbul to Cairo
£106 £100
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Flights to Cairo

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Egypt's capital, is renowned for its historic landmarks, ancient history, museums and film industry. It was founded in 2,000BC with an enormous amount of construction taking place from the 10th century onwards. Owing to its strategic location, the city also flourished as a centre of trade. Cairo changed hands under different rulers from the Ottomans to the British. Today, Cairo is a bustling metropolis with an economy that relies on the manufacturing, media and services industries. Tourism - long part of its backbone - continues to play a major role. It is not difficult to figure out why there are many flights to Cairo as travellers head to the city to see its attractions or conduct business. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Cairo!

Things to do and places to see in Cairo

The city of Cairo offers the best of modern and ancient worlds to travellers, from ornate citadels and palaces to opera houses and theatres. Visit historic sites, gape at iconic landmarks or visit museums. Shop at the local markets or go see a cultural event. In the evening, experience the transformation of the city as it comes alive when dance clubs, bars and restaurants open. When you are on cheap flights to Cairo, there is no doubt you will see action day and night and have a good time.

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Cairo airports

Cairo International Airport handles the air travel needs of the city of Cairo. It is the busiest airport in the country. The airport is composed of two terminals for arriving and departing passengers on trips to Cairo. Restaurants, duty-free shops, parking facilities, lounges, ATMs and car rental are some of the amenities available at the airport.

Cairo International Airport

Top airlines

The top carriers at Cairo International Airport are the following: EGYPTAIR, Saudi Arabian Airlines and Emirates.


Cairo International Airport is located 20km northeast of the centre of Cairo city.

Transport options

The airport is well-connected to primary and secondary roads: Sala Salem-Orouba Street, Corniche El Nile and Autostrade-El Nasr Road. Cairo Airport Shuttle bus is a convenient, inexpensive and comfortable way to travel from the airport to the city; it runs a regular schedule. Otherwise, metered and non-metered cabs are available outside of the terminal. Limousine services are also offered for those who desire a bit of luxury.

FAQ's about Cairo

How can I find cheap flights to Cairo at Opodo?
At Opodo you can find flights from £26 to Cairo. Our offers are the result of a combination of different technologies, machine learning algorithms and real searches form our customers in our platform, so you can get the options that better suits your needs when flying to Cairo.
When's the best time to book flights to Cairo?
The top month to book flights to Cairo is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Cairo flights is January. In third place: October. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Cairo, read on.
When's the best time to go to Cairo?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Cairo is... July. The next best month to travel to Cairo is December. And let's not forget August, the third top choice for when to go to Cairo. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Cairo is March.
Which airlines fly to Cairo from the UK?
Airlines flying direct from the UK to Cairo include:
  • Egyptair, which flies from Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo plus from Luxor.
  • Flyadeal, which has flights from Jeddah and Riyadh as well as Damman to Cairo.
  • Nesma Airlines, with flights from Jeddah to Cairo and Hurghada and also from Sharm el-Sheikh.
Indirect flights from the UK to Cairo include:
  • Lufthansa, which flies from London and Edinburgh and also from Papeete.
  • Air France, with flights from Papeete and Montreal to Cairo plus New York City.
  • Etihad Airways, which has flights from Dubai and Bali as well as from Male to Cairo.
How early should I be at the airport to take a flight to Cairo?
To ensure punctuality for your flight to Cairo, it's essential to arrive at the airport at least two to three hours beforehand. This timeframe allows for necessary procedures such as check-ins, security screenings, customs, and boarding, all of which can consume considerable time. At Opodo, you'll discover unbeatable deals for flights to Cairo, departing from over 76 cities. Moreover, you can select from various services aimed at enhancing your airport experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage allowances. For added convenience, when booking your flight with Opodo, consider including insurance or opting for a refundable fare to ensure a hassle-free journey to Cairo!
What is the name of Cairo’s airport?
Cairo is served by 1 airport[s]. Cairo International Airport airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 76 cities, such as London, Luxor and Manchester, the most popular routes.
How far is Cairo’s airport from the city centre?
Cairo’s airport Cairo International Airport is located 1 miles from the city centre.
How much does it cost to travel from the airport to the city center of Cairo?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 0.17 £ per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Cairo International Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Cairo centre is around 0.33 £ per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Cairo. Pick your preferred car type and get from Cairo International Airport to Cairo city centre on your own terms.
How much should I budget for a trip to Cairo?
If you are going to Cairo, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 3.32 £
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 13.26 £
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 3.32 £
  • - Domestic Beer: 1.20 £
  • - Imported Beer: 1.66 £
  • - Coffee: 1.25 £
  • - SoftDrink: 0.27 £
  • - Water: 0.10 £
What is the weather like in Cairo?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Cairo is in May, June and July, when the average temperature reaches 33.95 °C, while June, July and May are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 233.63 hours. If you prefer colder temperatures, however, make sure you visit Cairo during the months of January, February and December to experience an average of 12.94 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during January, February and March, when the average precipitation in Cairo is 0.7 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.
Airport code CAI The IATA code for the arrival airport on flights to Cairo is CAI
Most popular airline Egyptair Most popular airline with flights to Cairo
High season July According to search data from our customers, July is the busiest time to fly to Cairo
Low season March According to search data from our customers, March is the least busy time to fly to Cairo

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