Cairo to Dahab

Cairo to Dahab

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Cairo to Dahab Schedule

Cairo to Dahab Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Bus Misr Minivan 01:15 - 08:15EGP 344
Bus Misr Minivan 03:30 - 10:30EGP 344
Go Bus Deluxe Plus 04:01 - 14:01EGP 515
We Bus Shuttle 08:45 - 15:15EGP 258
Go Bus Deluxe Plus 21:45 - 07:45EGP 342
Go Bus Deluxe Plus 22:45 - 08:45EGP 309

Transportation from Cairo to Dahab

Facts about the transport from Cairo to Dahab

Cheapest Transport$10
Fastest Transport6h
Earliest Departure12:00 AM
Latest Departure11:30 PM
Departures per day15
Distance300 kilometers
Transport CompaniesEveryday Bus, Go Bus, Go Dahab Bus, We Bus

How to get from Cairo to Dahab

When you want to get from Cairo to Dahab, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Van

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Van. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Bus ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 16.65. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 9.99.

How far is Cairo from Dahab?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Cairo to Dahab. Your trip will be a total of 187 miles (300 km). The flying distance is 187 miles (300 km).

How long does it take to get from Cairo to Dahab?

The travel time from Cairo to Dahab can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 6 to 10 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Cairo to Dahab?

The cost of the trip from Cairo to Dahab varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Go Bus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 9.99 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus - a one-way Bus ticket can cost as much as USD 16.65.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Cairo to Dahab:

  • Bus tickets - USD 10.00 to USD 16.63;
  • Van price : USD 10.58 - USD 13.59;

How many trips per day are there between Cairo and Dahab?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Vans from Cairo to Dahab depart during the day - there are approximately 8 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 01:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:30. There are 7 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Cairo to Dahab is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


A shared van is another means of transport for traveling from Cairo to Dahab. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Cairo to Dahab.

Things to remember: while traveling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around..

The most popular transport from Cairo to Dahab

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Cairo to Dahab? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 98% decided to go for a bus.
  • 2% opted for a van.