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Riyadh to Cairo flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Riyadh and Cairo take, on average, 2 h and 49 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Riyadh with Cairo found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport King Khaled Intl is the departure airport operating flights between Riyadh and Cairo
Arriving AirportFlights departing Riyadh with Cairo as destination arrives at Cairo International Airport

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Departure Wed, 03 Nov Return Sun, 14 Nov
RUH Riyadh
CAI Cairo
return from £176
Departure Tue, 23 Nov Return Mon, 29 Nov
RUH Riyadh
CAI Cairo
return from £176
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 21.77 EGP
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Last checked on 25 October 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Cairo are 63% cheaper than in Riyadh.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Cairo is 28% cheaper than a meal in Riyadh.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Cairo is 81% cheaper than in Riyadh.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Cairo is 45% cheaper than in Riyadh.

Riyadh airports
  • ( King Khaled Intl (RUH)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
Cairo airports
  • ( Cairo International Airport (CAI)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
K Distance: 1022 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Riyadh to Cairo

😷 Is it safe to travel from Riyadh 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 Riyadh. 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 Riyadh to Cairo at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Riyadh to Cairo is 176£. 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 Riyadh?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Cairo costs an average of 0.37 GBP, 81% cheaper than Riyadh, with a fare of 1.94 GBP, while train tickets costs 63% less in Cairo: 0.23 GBP against 0.62 GBP in Riyadh. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.47 GBP in Cairo, 28% less than the 4.84 GBP in Riyadh. The price of the coffee is around 45% cheaper in Cairo, with an average of 1.46 GBP, while in Riyadh the coffee costs 2.64 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Riyadh to Cairo?
The most popular months to book a trip from Riyadh to Cairo are May, January and December, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Riyadh to Cairo?
The best time of the year to go to Cairo when flying from Riyadh 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 Riyadh in terms of searches from our customer, followed by June and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, October, September and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Riyadh -  Cairo.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Riyadh to Cairo?
The total flight time between Riyadh and Cairo is of around 02:49 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,635 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🛄 Which airports have flights between Riyadh and Cairo?
The main airport route flying between Riyadh and Cairo is: King Khaled Intl (RUH) to Cairo International Airport (CAI). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Egyptair.
  • Flynas.
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from Riyadh to Cairo are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Riyadh to Cairo are:
  • Flynas, stoping in Jeddah for 260 minutes minimun.
  • Hahn Air, with 270 minutes scale in Tabuk.
  • Hahn Air, with 270 minutes scale in Tabuk.
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