How to get from Cairo Airport (CAI) ✈️ to the City Center
Cairo International Airport (CAI), also known as Maṭār El Qāhira El Dawly, serves both domestic and international flights and is located about 16 km northeast of the main city center. Upon arrival, you can reach downtown Cairo by Bus, Taxi, Welcome Pickups (Private Transfer) or Uber.
This guide compares all available airport transfers at Cairo Airport (CAI) according to classic travel factors. This includes travel time, cost per person (pp), a short route description and links to book or buy tickets.
Overview of all airport transfers from Cairo Airport to the City Center (Central Station “Ramses Railway Station”)
|Bus||60 Min.||1 $||Details|
|Taxi||40 Min.||15 $||Details|
|40 Min.||25 $||Details|
|Uber||40 Min.||10 $||Details|
• There may be waiting times at the taxi rank if there are high volume of passengers. In this case, a pre-booked transfer (e.g. via Welcome Pickups) is the more faster and comfortable option.
• The optimal transfer depends on the number of travelers, budget and available time.
Cairo Travel Tips (AD)
Travel tips and recommendations for a great stay in Cairo: