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The distance between Riyadh and Cairo is 1613 km. The most popular airlines for this route are flynas, Flyadeal, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Egyptair, and Nile Air. Riyadh and Cairo have 157 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cairo, consider visiting Egyptian Museum, and The Pyramids of Giza.

Weekly direct flights

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Air Arabia Egypt on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

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

Nile Air on Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Air Cairo on Wednesdays, and Sundays.

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

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

Check-in for a flight from Riyadh to Cairo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
flynasKNEXYYes
FlyadealFADF3Yes
Saudi Arabian AirlinesSVASVYes
EgyptairMSRMSYes
Nile AirNIANPNo

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Riyadh to Cairo?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Riyadh and Cairo takes around 2.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Riyadh and Cairo?
The flight distance between Riyadh and Cairo is 1613 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Riyadh and Cairo?
Several carriers operate flights between Riyadh and Cairo. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Nile Air, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Egyptair, Air Arabia Egypt, Air Cairo, flynas.
What are the most popular routes to and from Riyadh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Riyadh and Jeddah, Manila, Dammam, Dubai, Lucknow, London, Istanbul, Medina, Thessaloniki, Abha, Dhaka, Melbourne, New Delhi, Amman, Athens, Kuala Lumpur, Al-`Ula, Dublin, Muscat, Bengaluru.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cairo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cairo and London, Manchester, Kuala Lumpur, Birmingham, Dublin, Edinburgh, Luxor, Doha, Toronto, Amman, Bristol, Singapore, Jeddah, Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada, Aswan, Dubai, New Delhi, Sydney, Glasgow.
Which airports are there in Riyadh?
Riyadh is mainly served by King Khalid International. But there are other airports nearby, including Riyadh Air Base.
What airports are near Cairo?
The main airport in Cairo is Cairo International. It is also served by Borg El Arab.
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