Cheap flights from Egypt

Egypt has seen travellers come and go for several millennia, and today travellers find their way around the world from Egypt’s excellent airports. Using Skyscanner you should be able to find and book flights that suit your schedule, budget, and bucket list.

There are over 20 civil airports serving Egypt, with several important and prominent international hubs. The busiest of which is the Cairo International Airport (CAI), located in the city’s capital, and offering around 80 direct destinations that you can take advantage of.  Beyond Cairo’s hub, you will find several aviation hubs that can help you connect to the cities you wish to see, these are:

·         Hurghada International Airport (HRG)

·         Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport (SSH)

·         Luxor International Airport (LXR)

·         Borg El Arab Airport (HBE)

You can fly from Cairo, or most airports from Egypt with the flag carrying airline, EgyptAir, or the local carrier Nile Air. You can also secure flights with airlines like Gulf Air, Royal Jordanian, Air Algerie, Saudia, Lufthansa, Air Cairo, Emirates, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, and Turkish Airlines.

Popular flights from Eygpt

There are so many things to see in Egypt, but if you can, you must start in Luxor (LXR). This city by the banks of the Nile is also within close proximity to some of the most astounding ancient treasures in the world, including the Valley of the Kings and Queens, Karnark, and the Colossi of Memnon.

Egypt is also a great hub for exploration of Europe; you can be in Denmark’s colourful Copenhagen (CPH) in about four hours. This city has a long history, and you can learn all about it in the National Museum of Denmark, and at the impressive Christiansborg Palace. Then stroll to the delightful Nyhavn Harbour, and then a little further to gaze upon the Little Mermaid statue that is dedicated to one of Denmark’s most famous sons; Han Christian Anderson.

For an exciting long-haul destination, fly to Osaka (KIX) considered to be the cuisine capital of Japan, and home to the striking Osaka Castle. Added to that, you are only a half hour train ride from the ancient capital of Kyoto, where you can still tour the Imperial Palace, see the Golden Pavilion, and walk through the atmospheric tori gates of Fushimi Inari Shrine. 

Where to find cheap flights from Egypt

Egypt is well located for cheap flights around Africa and Europe, and looking for flights with low-cost carriers will often secure you a low fare, whether you book in advance or reserve your travel last minute.

Flexibility though, is key. Mid-week, late night, and early morning routes are normally the cheapest, and staying versatile when making your travel plans will save you money. Use our calendar feature to pinpoint the most inexpensive days to travel over your preferred month, as we’ll present you with all of the rates, and the days your route flies on, making it as easy as pie to spy that bargain.


Please note that information is correct as of March 2017

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