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Travelers usually depart from John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station when they travel from New York to Cairo. The distance between New York and Cairo is 9026 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Egyptair, Norse Atlantic Airways, easyJet, Air Cairo, and Delta Air Lines. New York and Cairo have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cairo, consider visiting Egyptian Museum, and The Pyramids of Giza.

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Check-in for a flight from New York to Cairo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
EgyptairMSRMSYes0
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Norse Atlantic AirwaysNBTN0YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Air CairoMSCSMNoNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Egypt COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Egypt – 11/2022
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Most travelers from New York, JFK can enter Egypt, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Health pass may be required for public activity
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Egypt in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to Cairo?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New York and Cairo takes around 10 hours.
What is the flight distance between New York and Cairo?
The flight distance between New York and Cairo is 9026 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New York and Cairo?
Several carriers operate flights between New York and Cairo. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Egyptair.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Paris, Barcelona, Miami, Mexico City, Orlando, Atlanta, Berlin, Athens, Rome, Tel Aviv, Istanbul, Las Vegas, Dublin, Amsterdam, Fort Lauderdale, Lisbon, Vienna, Prague, Madrid.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cairo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cairo and Luxor, Aswan, Sharm El Sheikh, Amman, Tel Aviv, London, Jeddah, Riyadh, Los Angeles, Beirut, Dubai, Kuwait City, Hurghada, Kuala Lumpur, Washington, D.C., Istanbul, Doha, San Francisco, Chicago, Dammam.
Which airports are there in New York?
New York is mainly served by John F. Kennedy International. But there are other airports nearby, including Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is John F. Kennedy International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Westchester County, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International.
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 New York?
A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.
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