Egypt Flight Tickets & Reservations Deals

Egypt is home to some of the greatest wonders of the world. Tourists booking flights to Egypt can look forward to enjoying vacation in a land full of history, culture, adventure and mystery. This iconic country was ruled by Pharaohs more than 6,000 years ago. Grab great discounts on flight tickets to Egypt offered by FlyOfinder now and head for a wonderful holiday to explore bustling city scenes, cultural and religious diversity, ancient Pyramids, beach resorts, excellent museums and bazaars. Egypt is just waiting to be rediscovered!

Flying to Egypt

Airport

Cairo International Airport

Airport Code

CAI

High Season

mid-October to May

Low Season

June to August

Cheapest Month to Fly

February

Most Expensive Month to Fly

August

Best Time to Fly

September to April

Cheapest Day to fly

Wednesday

Most Expensive Day to fly

Thursday

Cheapest Time of Day to fly

Afternoon

Most Expensive Time of Day to fly

Morning

Time Zone

Eastern European Standard Time (GMT +2)

Must-see Attractions in Egypt

If you are a history buff, nature enthusiast, wildlife lover or simply love great outdoors and adventure then Egypt is undoubtedly a must-visit destination. This iconic, marvellous country has lots to offer to all those visiting here. Take a look at some of the favorite pastimes which will keep you engaged, entertained and fascinated endlessly during your vacations.

  • Egypt is renowned world over for its majestic pyramids. Visit Giza to tour the grand and ancient tombs of kings such as the Great Pyramid of Kufu, the Pyramid of Menkaura, and the Pyramid of Kafhke. The Sphinx is also a must-see attraction here 
  • Explore the River Nile to get a different perspective of Egypt. You will be delighted to see wildlife in their natural habitat, and also some of the temples lining the waterway, particularly the Kom Ombo. Do remember to navigate the waters of the Suez Canal and seeing the Peace Bridge near Ismailiya
  • Enjoy a camel ride through the desert. You will find six different oasis spots in the western desert. The major highlights of your desert tour will be the ruins of Shali and the Oracle Temple of Amun 
  • Luxor is one of the best destinations to visit in Egypt. It’s a great place for history buffs and shoppers. Visit the Luxor Museum to admire artifacts collection from the Old Kingdom to the Mamluk period. Indulge in some great shopping at the local markets and shops where you will find unique jewellery, textiles, glass, pottery and handicrafts
  • Go diving along Egypt’s coastline and get up close with the native marine life and coral. Consider hiring a glass-bottom boat and paddling along the shores of Sharm el-Sheikh for watching the fish

Best Time to Visit Egypt

Consider booking your flight tickets to Cairo Egypt for travel between the months of October and May, as it is the perfect time for enjoying holidays due to cooler weather. There are also high chances to find best flight deals to Egypt when planning a vacation during springtime between March and April. This is the time when the weather is warm and pleasant.

Popular Airlines flying to Egypt

American Airlines: Top routes served by American Airlines from Egypt include Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK), Dallas (DFW), Charlotte (CLT) and Chicago (ORD)
Delta Airlines: Top routes served by Delta Airlines from Egypt include Atlanta (ATL), New York (JFK), Detroit (DTW), Minneapolis (MSP) and Los Angeles (LAX)
JetBlue Airways: Top routes served by JetBlue Airways from Egypt include New York (JFK), Newark (EWR), Fort Lauderdale (FLL), Orlando (MCO) and San Juan (SJU)
Lufthansa: Top routes served by Lufthansa from Egypt include Los Angeles (LAX), Newark (EWR), New York (JFK), Washington (IAD) and Chicago (ORD)
United Airlines: Top routes served by United Airlines from Egypt include Newark (EWR), Chicago (ORD), San Francisco (SFO), Washington (IAD) and Houston (IAH)
British Airways: Top routes served by British Airways from Egypt include Philadelphia (PHL), Dallas (DFW), New York (JFK), Miami (MIA) and Los Angeles (LAX)

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Frequently Asked Questions

The duration of the flights to Egypt will depend on the place you are flying from. The fastest one-way flights to Egypt from the lower East Coast in the United States will take around 16 hours. However, if you are travelling from U.S. West Coast cities like Seattle and Los Angeles the flight duration will be of between 17 to 18 hours.

New York-Cairo is the most popular route for travelling between the United States and Egypt, with an average flight time of 10 hours 30 minutes.

The price of plane tickets to Egypt varies and depends on the season you are travelling. The cheapest airfares to Egypt are available during the hot months or Muslim holy month of Ramadan. If you however want to book cheap Egypt flight tickets then consider making your reservations at least 2 or 3 months in advance before your proposed departure date.

Cairo, the capital city of Egypt, is the preferred and most frequented by millions of tourists from around the world. There are however many other tourism hotspots in the country as well. Consider visiting other popular destinations such as Alexandria, Hurghada, Sharm el-Sheikh, Aswan and Luxor.

If you are planning to visit Egypt during the summer then you will find the Mediterranean coast cool, while the rest of the country sizzling hot. The desert is arid and hot, and you should be prepared to sweat. When travelling during the winter months do remember to bring a coat as the temperature in the evening can go down to 32 C.

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