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Flights Istanbul - Cairo

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Departure Tue, 04 Apr Return Sun, 09 Apr
IST Istanbul
CAI Cairo
return from 354€
Departure Sat, 01 Apr Return Mon, 03 Apr
SAW Istanbul
CAI Cairo
return from 359€
Departure Wed, 19 Apr Return Sun, 23 Apr
SAW Istanbul
CAI Cairo
return from 332€
Departure Sat, 22 Apr Return Mon, 24 Apr
IST Istanbul
CAI Cairo
return from 358€
Route information
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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 33.58 EGP
Euro Egyptian Pound
1 EGP = 0.03 EUR
Last checked on 17 March 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Cairo are 51% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Cairo is 49% cheaper than a meal in Istanbul.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Cairo is 50% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Cairo is 34% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Istanbul airports
  • ( Istanbul Airport (IST)
    How far from city centre: 34 kms
  • ( Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)
    How far from city centre: 30 kms
  • ( Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL)
    How far from city centre: 14 kms
Cairo airports
  • ( Cairo International Airport (CAI)
    How far from city centre: 2 kms
K Distance: 1236 kms

Find flights from Istanbul - Cairo

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Istanbul to Cairo? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Cairo. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Istanbul to Cairo?
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For flights from Istanbul to Cairo, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Istanbul and Cairo. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Cairo more expensive than Istanbul to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Cairo costs an average of 0.30 EUR euros, 53% cheaper than Istanbul, with a fare of 0.64 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 51% less in Cairo: 0.24 EUR euros against 0.49 EUR euros in Istanbul. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 3.01 EUR euros in Cairo, 49% less than the 5.89 EUR euros in Istanbul. The price of a coffee is approximately 34% cheaper in Cairo, with an average of 1.48 EUR euros, while in Istanbul the coffee costs 2.23 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Istanbul to Cairo flights?
The most popular month for flights from Istanbul to Cairo are: July, December and April.
When is the best time to travel from Istanbul to Cairo?
A good period of the year to visit Cairo from Istanbul really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, July is the best month to fly to Cairo from Istanbul, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by December and October. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds November, September and May are the months with fewer searches for the route Istanbul -  Cairo.
What is the duration of a flight from Istanbul to Cairo?
Flight time, on average, from Istanbul to Cairo is usually 02:49 hours on average, at an average distance of 1,496 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Cairo compared to Istanbul?
The average temperature in Istanbul the average temperature is 32.95 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 5.3 mm , Cairo's temperatures reach 40.41 during the hot season, with 0.5 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 5.68 degrees in Cairo, compared to the -0.3 average degrees reported in Istanbul. During the winter period, Istanbul can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Cairo have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Istanbul and Cairo?
The most common route form Istanbul to Cairo is: Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) to Cairo International Airport (CAI). These airlines fly this route:
  • Nile Air.
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Air Arabia Egypt.
  • Find more Istanbul to Cairo flights between Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) to Cairo International Airport (CAI) which are flown by the following airline(s): Turkish Airlines.
  • Egyptair.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Istanbul to Cairo are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Istanbul to Cairo are:
  • Royal Jordanian, stopping in Amman for 65 minutes at least.
  • Middle East Airlines, with 230 minutes stop in Beirut.
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines, with 90 minutes scale in Jeddah.
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