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Flights from Riyadh to Cairo

Book Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Cairo

Have you booked your flights from Riyadh to Cairo with Myholidays? If not, then do it right away and don’t wait another second to begin your exploration of Cairo’s hidden layers beneath the chaotic city life.  

Flight Connectivity from Riyadh to Cairo 

Make flight bookings for Qatar Airways, Saudia, Oman Air, Ethiopian Airlines, Egypt Air, Lufthansa, or any other airline and enjoy a direct or connecting journey to your destination. The airfare for flights depends on the specifications you choose, such as the flight class, airline, nonstop or connecting flights, and so on. Even the departure dates have a role to play in the airfare for the approximately 3 hours long journey. 

Riyadh to Cairo Flight Schedule  

Numerous flights take off from Riyadh to Cairo, but Flynas is the first one to depart at 12:35 A.M and Qatar Airways is the last flight, leaving at 11:30 P.M. You can board any of the flight as per your travel schedule, so check the departure dates and timings of the flights on Myholidays and prioritize your comfort over anything else. If your plans are flexible, then booking an indirect flight to Cairo will benefit you in more ways than one; however, regardless of the flight you book, make sure to do so at least 40 days before departure.  

Listen to the Whispers of the Past in Cairo 

Cairo, Egypt’s magnificent capital is where you should be this holiday. This sprawling city is the perfect example of calm in chaos because this place is a haven for wandering souls, looking to re-energize themselves. Located by the Nile River, this city has a 1000-year-old history, which is as fascinating as its present tales. However, this is not all that this city has to offer as the other side of the coin takes you on a journey through the exciting nightlife and bustling streets, offering you the best of both worlds.  

Witness a Tapestry of Ancient Marvels in Riyadh 

Just like Cairo, Riyadh also has a rich history to share with all those who step foot on this gorgeous land. From housing majestic historic attractions like Al Masmak Palace Museum to enhancing the beauty of the city with its cultural diversity, Riyadh is a gem of Saudi Arabia, which deserves your attention. Once you’ve acquainted yourself with this city’s unforgettable past, take a flight to Cairo and embark on a journey worth reminiscing for years to come. Both these cities have a lot to offer the tourists in terms of beauty, enrichment, and memories.  

Airport Details 

Cairo International Airport (CAI) 

Address: El Nozha, Cairo Governorate, Egypt 

Contact: +20222655000 

Facilities: Book shops, baggage trolleys, porters, meeting rooms, wheelchair assistance 

How to reach the city from the airport: You can board the 111 bus or take line 3 of the metro to reach the city. Taxis are also a convenient way to travel to the city. 

King Khalid International Airport (RUH) 

Address: Airport Road, King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh Saudi Arabia 

Contact: 8001248100 

Facilities: Relaxation lounges, car rental, banks, lost and found, sensory room, free Wi-Fi 

How to reach the airport: You can either board the Route 65 bus to reach the airport or a taxi/Careem Bus, which is also a comfortable option. 

How to Ensure a Smooth Flight to Cairo? 

  • Arrive at least two hours early at the airport 
  • Keep your belongings close during the journey 
  • Ensure that your passport hasn’t expired 
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothes for the journey 
  • Book a connecting flight if you’re looking for cheaper options 

Nearby Hotels to Cairo International Airport 

  • 5* Le Meridien Cairo Airport – 800 m 
  • 4* Novotel Cairo Airport – 3.2 km 
  • 5* Le Passage Cairo Hotel & Casino – 3.4 km 
  • 5* Radisson Blu Hotel, Cairo Heliopolis – 7.2 km 
  • 5* Sun City Hotel - The Gabriel – 9.8 km 

Must-visit Attractions in Cairo 

Nothing describes Cairo better than its nickname “The City of a Thousand Minarets” because this Egyptian city is truly a sight to behold with its myriad of historic locations and religious landmarks. Some of them are mentioned below for you to start your tour with.  

  • Pyramids Of Giza 
  • Al Azhar Mosque 
  • Old Cairo 
  • Khan El Khalili 
  • The Citadel 

Guide to Exploring Cairo 

  • Avoid public display of affection 
  • Remember to tip at restaurants as it’s expected 
  • Respect the religious sentiments of the people 
  • Rely on taxis to get around the city 
  • Keep a reusable bottle of water handy 

Flights from Riyadh to Cairo FAQs

Q1. How far is Cairo from Riyadh by plane?

Cairo is approximately 1,638 km away from Riyadh, which is why it takes around 3 hours 5 minutes to reach there. 

Q2. What currency should I take to Egypt?

You should get your currency exchanged to Egyptian Pound when visiting any destination in Egypt.  

Q3. Which flights fly nonstop from Riyadh to Cairo?

Flynas, Air Arabia, Air Cairo, FLYADEAL, Saudia, Nile Air are some of the airlines that fly directly from Riyadh to Cairo. 

Q4. How can I get the cheapest flight from Riyadh to Cairo?

To book the cheapest flight from Riyadh to Cairo, you should visit the city during the shoulder season or in February when the airfares are comparatively low.  

Q5. Where can I check the flight time for Riyadh to Cairo flights?

You can check the flight time and status either on the official website of the airline concerned or on their app.  

Q6. What is the best time to visit Cairo?

The best time to visit Cairo is from December to February as the weather’s pleasant and cool during this time. There are several festivals organized during this period as well. 

Q7. Which layovers fall on the flight route from Riyadh to Cairo?

Those opting for a connecting flight might have layovers at Abu Dhabi, Kuwait, Madinah, Doha, Muscat, or other destinations. 

Q8. Which restaurants are near Cairo International Airport (CAI)?

Check out these top restaurants near Cairo International Airport to dine at. 

  • Noble House 
  • Egyptian Night 
  • Raj 
  • Rainbow Bar 

Q9. What is the time difference between Riyadh and Cairo?

Riyadh is 1 hour ahead of Cairo, so you won’t experience any jet lag, but do take precautions for the same. 

Q10. How can I make my trip to Cairo enriching?

To make your trip to Cairo an enriching one, interact with the locals, explore the hidden gems in the city, and savor the local delicacies.  

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