Cheap flights from Istanbul to Cairo

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Travelers usually depart from Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, or Istanbul Büyük Otogari when they travel from Istanbul to Cairo. The distance between Istanbul and Cairo is 1214 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Pegasus, Egyptair, Turkish Airlines, Air Arabia Egypt, and Ryanair. Istanbul and Cairo have 177 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cairo, consider visiting The Pyramids of Giza, and Egyptian Museum.

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Number of flights43301744-2023

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Nile Air on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Egyptair on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Turkish Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Istanbul to Cairo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
EgyptairMSRMSYesUnknownNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
Air Arabia EgyptRBGE5YesUnknownNo
RyanairRYRFRNo55 min before flightNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Istanbul to Cairo?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Cairo takes around 2.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Cairo?

The flight distance between Istanbul and Cairo is 1214 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Istanbul and Cairo?

Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Cairo. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Egyptair, Nile Air, Turkish Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Heathrow, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Antalya, Berlin Brandenburg, Athens International, Frankfurt International Airport, Vienna International Airport, Dalaman, Stuttgart, Munich, Hamburg.

What are the most popular routes to and from Cairo?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cairo and Sabiha Gökçen International, Athens International, Sharm el-Sheikh International, Vienna International Airport, King Abdulaziz International, Hurghada International, King Fahd International, Marsa Alam International, Tabuk Regional, Luxor International, Aswan International.

Which airports are there in Istanbul?

Istanbul is mainly served by Sabiha Gökçen International. But there are other airports nearby, including Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Atatürk.

What airports are near Istanbul?

The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu, Yenişehir.

What airports are near Cairo?

The main airport in Cairo is Cairo International. It is also served by Borg El Arab.

What buses and trains depart from Istanbul?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Istanbul, including Union Ivkoni, City Lines, HUNTUR.

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