Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo

Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo

  Sep 23, 2021, 105 trips (EGP 204 – EGP 0)

Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo Schedule

Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Go Bus Classic 00:30 - 08:30EGP 204
Go Bus Elite Plus 02:01 - 10:01EGP 409
Air Cairo Economy #SM800505:40 - 06:40EGP 1,452
Go Bus Deluxe Plus 08:31 - 16:31EGP 236
Go Bus Classic 11:31 - 19:31EGP 204
Go Bus Deluxe Plus 14:05 - 22:05EGP 236
Egyptair Economy #MS3516:40 - 17:40EGP 4,469
Nile Air Economy #NP5616:00 - 17:00EGP 1,292
Go Bus Deluxe Plus 19:01 - 03:01EGP 236
Air Cairo Economy #SM801321:00 - 22:00EGP 1,452
Go Bus Deluxe Plus 22:35 - 06:35EGP 236

Transportation from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo

  • Buses
    EGP 204
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo

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

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. 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 3,517. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as EGP 204.

How far is Sharm El Sheikh from Cairo?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo. Your trip will be a total of 304 miles (489 km). The flying distance is 234 miles (376 km).

How long does it take to get from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo?

The travel time from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 23 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo?

The cost of the trip from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo 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 EGP 204 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 3,517.

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

  • Bus tickets - EGP 204 to EGP 534;
  • Plane tickets - EGP 1,289 to EGP 3,520;

How many trips per day are there between Sharm El Sheikh and Cairo?

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

  • Flights from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 00:01 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:35. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo. 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 1,289.

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 Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo
Air Cairo, Egyptair, Nile Air

Buses

Taking a bus from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo 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.

The most popular transport from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo? 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% decided to go for a bus.