Istanbul to Cairo Flights
Flights From Istanbul
Istanbul Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world and is an excellent location for travellers who would like to visit Turkey. There is a range of transport options for people who would like to get into the inner city areas, and there are various forms of accommodation for those who need to stay at the airport, which adds to its convenience.
There are is a variety of transport options for people who would like to travel from the airport to the main city. Travellers can choose to use the metro service, the bus, a taxi and a sea bus. Those who would prefer to drive to the airport when taking flights from Istanbul could use the multi-storey car park. The airport hotel is often frequented by travellers who would like to stay at the hotel before and after they travel. This can reduce a lot of time and stress, and can make the whole experience much more pleasant. Along with the large amount of transport and accommodation options, there are also a number of shops which sell everything from fragrances to traditional Turkish cuisine.
Istanbul Airport has excellent flight connections to some of the world's most popular tourist destinations. Taking flights from Istanbul to Cairo can be very worthwhile for people who are looking for a convenient way to travel. We, at ebookers.com, can provide a very fast and efficient way to arrange flights Istanbul. We can also help travellers to arrange other aspects of their trip, such as car hire and hotel accommodation.
Travel to Cairo Airport
Cairo Airport is Egypt's busiest airport, situated approximately 15 kilometres to the north-east of Cairo's business centre. The airport has 4 terminals and in 2011 it served 13 million passengers. For great deals on flights to Cairo, visit Ebookers.com.
Travellers can use the Cairo Airport shuttle bus to travel from the airport to the city. The shuttle service travels to a number of destinations in the city such as downtown Cairo, Giza, Haram and Maadi and should be pre-booked. Other options are taxis and limousines. Old black and white taxis do not have meters and prices should be negotiated before departure. The newer white taxis do have meters. Buses depart from the front of Terminal 1 and car hire is also available.
First impressions of Cairo can be overwhelming as the city appears chaotic and noisy but once travellers acclimatise to the noise and smells they will be hypnotised by the city's undoubted charms. A wander through the streets of Islamic Cairo is like entering a medieval world. In Giza are the famous pyramids built 4000 years ago and these are still an impressive sight. The pyramids of Giza are the only surviving example of one of the Seven Wonders of the World and modern day visitors still find them fascinating. The museum of Cairo has a fabulous collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts.
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Cheap flights from Istanbul to Cairo
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Istanbul and Cairo
|Airline||Departure||Arrival||Travel dates||Round-trip fares|
|Egyptair||IST||CAI||Thu 19 Jun - Mon 30 Jun||€248|
|Turkish Airlines||IST||CAI||Thu 19 Jun - Mon 30 Jun||€264|
|Middle East Airlines||IST||CAI||Thu 13 Feb - Fri 21 Feb||€292|
|Aegean||IST||CAI||Wed 2 Jul - Fri 4 Jul||€378|
|Royal Jordanian||IST||CAI||Thu 13 Feb - Fri 21 Feb||€610|
Istanbul and Cairo airports and terminals
Airports in Istanbul, TR
Ataturk airport (IST)
Distance from City Center: 13.8 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from IST to CAI
Terminal Carriers Terminal I Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
Distance from City Center: 30.5 kilometers
Interesting facts about flights from Istanbul to Cairo
- 10 direct flights are operating from Istanbul to Cairo today.
- Today’s average time for a direct flight is 2h 19m.
- Egyptair flight 9292 (00:45 GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today’s earliest available flight from Istanbul to Cairo.
- Egyptair flight 9290 (18:25 GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today’s latest available flight from Istanbul to Cairo.
- Today’s shortest direct flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Egyptair flight 736, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 2h 10m.
- Today’s longest direct flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Egyptair flight 9290, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 2h 25m.
Aircraft options between Istanbul and Cairo
|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 Istanbul to Cairo on Tue, Dec 10, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Turkish Airlines||TK692||IST||00:25||CAI||02:50||321||2hr 25min|
|Turkish Airlines/Egyptair||TK828/MS714||IST||01:20||CAI||06:30||321/738||5hr 10min|
|Turkish Airlines||TK690||IST||06:45||CAI||09:05||321||2hr 20min|
|Turkish Airlines||TK8060||IST||13:00||CAI||15:20||738||2hr 20min|
|Olympic Air/Aegean||OA316/A31348||IST||09:45||CAI||17:50||DH4/738||8hr 5min|
|Olympic Air/Egyptair||OA316/MS748||IST||09:45||CAI||17:50||DH4/738||8hr 5min|
|Turkish Airlines/Aegean||TK1849/A31348||IST||12:25||CAI||17:50||320/738||5hr 25min|
|Turkish Airlines/Egyptair||TK1849/MS748||IST||12:25||CAI||17:50||320/738||5hr 25min|
|Middle East Airlines/Middle East Airlines||ME266/ME306||IST||11:20||CAI||19:15||320/320||7hr 55min|
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