Cairo to Istanbul Flights
Cairo International Airport
When you are planning a trip from Cairo to the destination of your choice, use ebookers.com to find the best deals on flights from the many major airlines that serve the Cairo International Airport. Located approximately fourteen miles from downtown Cairo, the trip from the city's centre to the airport takes around forty-five minutes. Cairo is a vast city, so leave time for potential traffic snags when planning your trip.
Park at Cairo Airport
There are several parking lots available to travellers at Cairo International Airport that offer short-term and long-term options. Located in the Departure and Arrival Halls, short-term spaces run as low as EGP 5 per hour, and the lot offers over 3610 spaces for patrons. Save money on your flight with ebookers and use some of your savings to upgrade to VIP parking for a quicker and more pleasurable experience.
Ground Transportation in Cairo
To get to the airport from Cairo, your options include taxis, limousine services, public buses, or private vehicles. Taxi ride fares are negotiable and should average around 40 to 50 LE. The limousine service includes rides in luxury sedans, small buses, and various midsized cars. Rates range from EGP 45 to EGP 65 for travel to and from the heart of town. Public transportation is available and connects to the airport’s free shuttle bus system. Buses run every half hour and cost LE 2.
Restaurants in Cairo International Airport
Cairo International Airport is the second largest airport in Africa. You’ll find a wide selection of restaurants at International Food Court, including Oriental, Asian, and Western cuisine. Burger King, Hippopotamus, and Upper Crust all have locations in the airport. There are a number of lounges and retail shops to serve travellers who want to relax or shop. The airport is consistently rated as one of the best in Africa because of its focus on positive customer experiences. Wherever you are planning to fly, take advantage of offers from ebookers.com for great prices on flights and fares from Cairo International Airport.
One of the most unique and fascinating cities in the world, Istanbul spans two separate continents. Its main airport, Istanbul Ataturk International Airport, lies on the European side of the city and handles flights from more than 70 different airlines, including Air France, British Airways, Turkish Airways and United Airlines. Across the Bosporus on the Asian side is Istanbul's other airport, Sabiha Gokcen International Airport. Sabiha Gokcen International is decidedly quieter than Istanbul Ataturk International, serving only around 30 airlines, including EasyJet and Turkish Airlines. Finding flights to Istanbul is easy when you use ebookers.com. We have a live airfare ticker constantly updating pricing and scheduling so that you get the right flight for the right time at the right price. We also offer bundling deals on flights, hotels and even rental cars, allowing you to save even more while getting more.
Transportation from the airports of Istanbul includes rail, road and even sea. Visitors arriving from flights Istanbul may choose to take either the metro train or a sea bus to get to the city. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport has an airport shuttle that regularly goes into the city to various noteworthy points. The sea bus and public bus are both available at Sabiha Gokcen. Both of Istanbul's airports are reachable by taxi.
From the beauty of Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar to the grandeur of the church-turned-mosque Hagia Sophia, there is much to see in Istanbul. At ebookers.com we can help you book cheap flights from Cairo to Istanbul at any time of the year.
Cheap flights from Cairo to Istanbul
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Cairo and Istanbul
|Airline||Departure||Arrival||Travel dates||Round-trip fares|
|Turkish Airlines||CAI||IST||Wed 1 Jan - Mon 6 Jan||€206|
|Egyptair||CAI||IST||Sun 29 Dec - Sat 4 Jan||€242|
|Middle East Airlines||CAI||IST||Wed 1 Jan - Tue 7 Jan||€451|
|Royal Jordanian||CAI||IST||Sat 28 Dec - Mon 6 Jan||€579|
Cairo and Istanbul airports and terminals
Airports in Cairo, EG
Cairo Int'l Airport (CAI)
Distance from City Center: 18.2 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from CAI to IST
Terminal Carriers Terminal 3 Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
Interesting facts about flights from Cairo to Istanbul
- 10 direct flights are operating from Cairo to Istanbul today.
- Today’s average time for a direct flight is 2h 21m.
- Egyptair flight 737 (03:40 GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today’s earliest available flight from Cairo to Istanbul.
- Egyptair flight 9291 (22:00 GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today’s latest available flight from Cairo to Istanbul.
- Today’s shortest direct flight from Cairo to Istanbul (Egyptair flight 735, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 2h 20m.
- Today’s longest direct flight from Cairo to Istanbul (Egyptair flight 9295, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 2h 25m.
Aircraft options between Cairo and Istanbul
|Embraer 170/175/190/195||Turkish Airlines|
|Boeing 737-700 (Winglets) Passenger||Egyptair, Turkish Airlines|
|Boeing 737-900 Passenger||Egyptair, Turkish Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A319||Egyptair, Turkish Airlines|
|Boeing 737-800 Passenger||Egyptair, Turkish Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A320||Turkish Airlines, Egyptair|
|Airbus Industrie A321||Turkish Airlines, Egyptair|
Flight schedule for flights from Cairo to Istanbul on Mon, Dec 9, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Egyptair/Turkish Airlines||MS739/TK815||CAI||23:15||IST||04:20||738/321||5hr 5min|
|Royal Jordanian/Turkish Airlines||RJ506/TK815||CAI||20:45||IST||04:20||319/321||7hr 35min|
|Egyptair/Turkish Airlines||MS713/TK829||CAI||23:15||IST||05:00||738/321||5hr 45min|
|Turkish Airlines||TK693||CAI||04:00||IST||06:20||321||2hr 20min|
|Turkish Airlines||TK8061||CAI||09:30||IST||12:00||738||2hr 30min|
|Turkish Airlines||TK691||CAI||10:05||IST||12:25||321||2hr 20min|
|Egyptair/Royal Jordanian||MS719/RJ165||CAI||08:30||IST||13:45||738/E75||5hr 15min|
|Royal Jordanian/Royal Jordanian||RJ508/RJ165||CAI||08:00||IST||13:45||E95/E75||5hr 45min|
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