We will write how to get from Cairo airport to pyramids. The distance from Cairo airport to Gyza pyramids is 45 kilometers.
The travel time from Cairo airport to pyramids is around 50-60 minutes by taxi and the taxi fare 150-250 EGP which is $10-15 USD. Click here to book online Cairo and Giza Tour
The cheapest way from Cairo airport to the pyramids is by bus and metro around 1 hour and 50 minutes for 15 EGP which around $2 USD.
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WHERE TO STAY IN CAIRO
For accommodation in Cairo you can find deals starting from $25 USD per room. If you prefer mid-budget accommodation will cost $40-60 USD and for $80 USD you will find luxury accommodation in Egypt.
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CAIRO AIRPORT TO PYRAMIDS
AIRPORT BUS CAIRO AIRPORT TO PYRAMIDS (CHEAPEST WAY)
The cheapest way from Cairo airport to Gyza pyramids is by bus. The Airport Bus Cairo airport to downtown is running every 30 minutes starting from 7 50 am until 6 15 pm. The bus fare is 5 EGP which less than $1 USD one way ticket and you pay to the bus driver just make sure you have small bills and local currency. The total travel time from Cairo airport to Ramses Railway Station is around 50 minutes and can be longer depending on the traffic.
There are two buses going from Cairo airport to Gyza piramids Bus Number 111 to Shoubra and Bus Number 381 to Imbaba. Both of them are stopping at Ramses Railway Station where you can go walking, taking a bus, metro or a taxi depending where is your final destination in the city.
You can get the metro Sadat Metro Line 2 to Sadaki Mekki. It will take 15 minutes and the metro fare is $1 USD. Once in Sadaki Mekki Metro Station you can get a taxi for $3 USD to the pyramids and 10 minutes travel time. Or you can take a public bus for less than $1 USD and it will take around 20-30 minutes.
CAIRO METRO MAP
There is no transportation from Cairo airport to Pyramids of Gyza by metro. Cairo Metro has has a subway three lines: the Blue Line M1, the Red Line M2 and Green M3 Line (it will be extended to the airport). The metro fare is around 10 EGP which is less than $1 USD to move around the city.
BY TAXI CAIRO AIRPORT TO PYRAMIDS
If you go from Cairo airport to pyramids by taxi the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi is around 50-60 minutes and the taxi fare from Cairo airport to pyramids is 150-200 EGP which is $10-15 USD. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depending on traffic and your final destination.
UBER CAIRO AIRPORT TO GYZA PYRAMIDS
If you go from Cairo airport to pyramids of Gyza by Uber you should know is working. The travel time is around 50-60 minutes by Uber. And the Uber fare from Cairo airport to pyramids is 120-150 EGP which is $8-12 USD. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depending on traffic and your final destination and it’s usually cheaper than a regular taxi.
CAR RENTAL AT CAIRO AIRPORT
There are many options for renting a car in Cairo’s airport. It’s the most convenient option if you have a place to park your car in the city and pyramids. It will take you 50-60 minutes to get to Cairo from the airport with a private car. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis, Centauro available in the airport for €30 per day.
Car rental option can be great if you are traveling with a few people or a lot of luggage and planning to visit places around Cairo and pyramids. Make sure you have parking place in your hotel or Airbnb since sometimes can be so challenging in Cairo.
PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM CAIRO AIRPORT TO THE PYRAMIDS OF GYZA
Hotel transfers are also very easy and convenient but can be a little bit pricey. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and is only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort after your flight to Cairo. Prices are around €20 and you will be able to fit up to 4 people. It could be €5 per person.
BEST WAY FROM CAIRO AIRPORT TO PYRAMIDS
If you are coming from Cairo airport to pyramids I will not get complicated and I will book a private transfer or a taxi from the airport especially if you are traveling 2-3 people prices are so cheap around $5-6 USD. If you are on a budget you can get bus and metro and it will cost you around $2 USD.
WHERE TO STAY IN CAIRO
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BEST TIME TO VISIT EGYPT
In Egypt summer months from June to August is so hot the weather. During the winter months from November to February the temperature is mild. We believe the best time to visit Egypt is during the spring months from March to May when the days are fresh and sunny.
ATMS AND CURRENCY IN EGYPT
There are ATMs in Egypt and exchange offices in the main touristic points. The main currencies are accepting and the local currency is the Egyptian Pound around $1= 15 EGP.
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