The best flight deals to Cairo (CAI)

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Last minute flights to Cairo

Departure Mon, 25 Sep Return Sat, 07 Oct
DOH Doha
CAI Cairo
return from $613
Departure Sun, 01 Oct Return Fri, 06 Oct
RUH Riyadh
CAI Cairo
return from $258
Departure Sat, 30 Sep Return Mon, 16 Oct
KWI Kuwait
CAI Cairo
return from $199
Departure Sat, 21 Oct Return Tue, 24 Oct
MAD Madrid
CAI Cairo
return from $312
Popular flight routes to Cairo
Doha - Cairo
return from $507
Riyadh - Cairo
return from $262
Madrid - Cairo
return from $342
New York - Cairo
return from $705
Jeddah - Cairo
return from $272
Muscat - Cairo
return from $265

Cairo Vacation

About Cairo

Cairo is a mesmerizing assortment of iconic monuments, bustling markets, and ancient sites encircled by a vast and sprawling metropolis. At its core lies a maze-like medieval quarter. A world away from the modern side of the city, it boasts a seductive blend of intricate mosques, jostling crowds, madrasas, and traditional hammams. No visit could be complete without visiting the awe-inspiring Giza Pyramids that preside over the city's horizon. Whether you come to delve into the city's ancient past, dive into colorful souqs, sip mint tea and contemplate thousands of years of history or explore the city's cosmopolitan side, you'll be left with memories to last a lifetime.

Things to do and places to visit in Cairo

The multi-layered capital of Egypt offers its visitors lively markets, authentic restaurants, and a multitude of ancient sights and archeological findings. Gaze in wonder at the Pyramids, take an awe-inspiring look at Tutankhamen's burial mask, shop for handmade souvenirs in the bazaars or hop on a sunset cruise down the Nile and embrace the sensory overload that is Cairo.

Take a vacation in Cairo and you can:

  • Visit the Great Sphinx of Giza, one of Ancient Egypt's great mysteries
  • Explore the ramparts of the Salah El-Din Citadel
  • Join locals drinking coffee at Fishawi Café, one of Cairo's first cafes and most important meeting spots
  • Marvel at the seemingly endless historical artifacts on display at the Egyptian Museum
  • Learn about the Ummayad, Ottoman, and Ayyubbid dynasties and more at the Museum of Islamic Art
  • Haggle for souvenirs and gifts at the Khan el-Khalili souk
  • See one of the world's oldest universities at the Al-Azhar Mosque, one of the city's original mosques
  • Take a tour of the showstopping Giza pyramids
  • Savor local cuisine such as mezze in the old city
  • Wander through the labyrinth-like streets of Coptic Cairo, the city's ancient quarter, and spot Roman relics
Cairo

Airports in Cairo

Cairo International Airport is Cairo's main airport and as it is Egypt's busiest airport, it is also the country's premier international gateway. The airport handles services to a wide range of global destinations.

  • Cairo International Airport

    Top Carriers

    A number of major airlines operate flights to Cairo including: Egyptair, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines.

    Location

    Cairo International Airport is situated approximately 14 miles from the city center.

    Transportation

    Car rental agencies operate from the airport and a shuttle bus connects the different terminals. You can catch the Cairo Airport Shuttle Bus to several destinations across the city including downtown. Taxis can be picked up outside the Arrivals Hall.