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Cheapest flights to Cairo

Cheapest flights to Cairo in the next 3 months

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Flights from London to Cairo

Flights from London to Cairo will get you to this shimmering Egyptian metropolis within approximately 4 hours and 40 minutes. Flights depart from Heathrow International Airport (LHR), London City (LCY) and Gatwick (LGW), landing at Cairo International Airport (CAI). Popular airlines flying from London to Cairo include British Airways, EgyptAir, Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa and Alitalia. Direct flights from London to Cairo are available.

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Things to know before you travel to Cairo

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Egypt
Currency Egyptian Pound (EGP)
Exchange rate 1 EGP = 0.04 GBP
Language Standard Arabic (English and French are spoken by some locals)
Hub airport Cairo International Airport (CAI)
Time difference Cairo is 1 hour ahead of London in summer, and 2 hours ahead in winter.
Travel adaptor Type C / F

Travel documents

British passport holders do require a valid passport and tourist visa to fly from London to Cairo. For stays of up to 30 days, you can obtain a visa upon arrival.

Airport information

From Cairo International Airport, a 45-minute drive will get you to the city centre.

Main attractions

A few of Cairo’s fascinating attractions include the Pyramids of Gizeh, Nile River and the Old City (Coptic Cairo).

Cost of living in Cairo

Compare the costs of everyday items in London and Cairo

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

London E£ 343
Cairo E£ 60

Local beer

0,5L Draught

London E£ 103
Cairo E£ 25

Pack of cigarettes


London E£ 225
Cairo E£ 30

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

London E£ 91
Cairo E£ 2



London E£ 60
Cairo E£ 25
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