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1.00 GBP = 20.49 EGP
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1 EGP = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 17 September 2019
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Hurghada are 100% cheaper than in London.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Hurghada is 80% cheaper than a meal in London.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Hurghada is 94% cheaper than in London.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Hurghada is 50% cheaper than in London.

( London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
) Hurghada airports
  • ? Hurghada International Airport (HRG)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
L Distance: 2432 miles

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Useful information for the flight from London to Hurghada

How long is the flight from London to Hurghada?

The trip duration on a direct flight path from London to Hurghada is roughly 5 hours and 35 minutes.

What are the most common stopovers?

Possible stopovers on a flight from London to Hurghada include Zurich, Munich, Cairo, and Istanbul.

What documentation do I need to fly to Hurghada from London?

UK and EU nationals must have a valid passport and a visa to enter Hurghada in Egypt. You can purchase your visa at the airport on arrival in Egypt, or obtain one from your nearest Egyptian Consulate General office.

Is there a time change from London to Hurghada?

London is on Greenwich Mean Time (UTC), which is 2 hours behind Hurghada's Egyptian Standard Time (UTC+2).

Which airlines fly from London to Hurghada?

Several airlines provide cheap flights between London and Hurghada, including:

  • British Airways, the UK's national air operator
  • EasyJet, a British low-cost carrier airline
  • EgyptAir, the flag carrier airline of Egypt
  • Swiss Airlines, the national airline of Switzerland
  • Turkish Airlines, the national flag carrier airline of Turkey

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When are the best times to fly from London to Hurghada?

  • September, March, and April offer pleasant daytime temperatures and are considered ideal months to enjoy the Red Sea for sunbathing, swimming, and snorkelling.
  • October to February are the winter months and have cooler temperatures, especially in the evenings and at night. This is also a lovely time to enjoy sightseeing opportunities in and around Hurghada.

Airports in London

London has four airports providing direct and connecting flights to Hurghada: Heathrow Airport, Gatwick Airport, Stansted Airport, and Luton Airport.

Useful information about Heathrow Airport

  • Heathrow Airport is located 15 miles west of Central London.
  • How to get to the airport:
  • By train - Piccadilly line to Heathrow terminal stations, about 45 minutes.
  • By taxi - about 1 hour.
  • By bus - National Express, runs every 15 to 30 minutes from Central London.
  • Services: open 24/7, free Wi-Fi access 24 hours a day, baby care facility, outdoor smoking areas, cafes, duty-free shops, restaurants, numerous pubs and bars.

Useful information about Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport is located near Crawley, 29 miles south of Central London.

How to get to the airport:

  • By train - Gatwick Express from Victoria station in Central London, runs every 15 minutes.
  • By taxi - 1 hour 40 minutes.
  • By bus - easyBus offers airport transfers from London Victoria Coach Station, runs every 15 minutes.
  • Services: open 24/7, 90 minutes free Wi-Fi access, baby changing facilities, kids zones, airport lounges, and a number of restaurants, cafes and bars.

Useful information about London Stansted Airport

London Stansted Airport is located 42 miles north-east of Central London.

  • How to get to the airport:
  • By train - Stansted Express from London Liverpool Street station, departs every 15 minutes.
  • By taxi - 1 hour 10 minutes.
  • By bus - National Express coaches run 24 hours.
  • Services: open 24/7, free Wi-Fi service, lounges, shopping, prayer rooms, restaurants and cafes.

Useful information about Luton Airport

Luton Airport is located 28 miles north of Central London.

How to get from the airport to the city:

  • By bus - National Express, 1 hour 5 minutes.
  • By taxi - approximately 1 hour.
  • By train - direct train takes 37 minutes to London St. Pancras International Station.
  • Services: open 24/7, 4 hours free Wi-Fi, cafes, restaurants, bars, a smoking zone outside the departures area.

Airports in Hurghada

Hurghada has one major airport, Hurghada International Airport.

Useful information about Hurghada International Airport

Hurghada International Airport is Egypt's second-busiest airport and an important destination for leisure flights, mainly from Europe. It is located about 3 miles south-west of El Dahar, Hurghada's central district.

How to get from the airport to the city:

  • By taxi - 20 minutes.
  • By bus - minibusses available outside the airport, serving downtown Hurghada.
  • Services: open 24/7, retail and duty-free shopping, cafes and bars, restaurant, numerous coffee and fast-food machines.

What to do and visit in Hurghada

  • Enjoy a boat trip to a nearby desert island.
  • Go snorkelling or deep-sea diving in the beautiful coral reefs of the Giftun Islands.
  • Take a reef diving trip in Careless Reef, with its colourful coral gardens.
  • Experience the Red Sea's marine life at the Hurghada Grand Aquarium.
  • Visit the monasteries of St. Anthony and St. Paul, some of the oldest Coptic churches in the world..
  • Go on a jeep safari through the Egyptian desert to meet the Bedouins.
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