Luxor to Aswan

Luxor to Aswan


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Transportation from Luxor to Aswan

How to get from Luxor to Aswan

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

  • Flight
  • Train

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

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about EGP 2,922. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as EGP 63.

How far is Luxor from Aswan?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Luxor to Aswan. Your trip will be a total of 155 miles (248 km). The flying distance is 119 miles (191 km).

How long does it take to get from Luxor to Aswan?

The travel time from Luxor to Aswan can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 25 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Luxor to Aswan?

The cost of the trip from Luxor to Aswan varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Egyptian Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as EGP 63 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as EGP 2,922.

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

  • Train tickets - EGP 63 to EGP 126;
  • Plane tickets - EGP 2,671 to EGP 2,923;

How many trips per day are there between Luxor and Aswan?

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

  • Flights from Luxor to Aswan depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Luxor to Aswan. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is EGP 2,671.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Luxor to Aswan
Air Cairo, Egyptair


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Luxor to Aswan

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Luxor to Aswan? 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:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.