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Flights to Alexandria

The best price found from United States to Alexandria is on July 12th, 2017, travelling with Saudia. See more options, compare prices and book: search flights.

IAD
Washington Dulles
from $664.00
HBE
Alexandria Borg El Arab

Getting around by air

Burg al-Arab Airport, about 45km southwest of Alexandria, handles all international and domestic flights in and out of the city. Most services are to/from the Arabian Peninsula and North African destinations.

Smaller Nouzha Airport, 7km southeast, has been shut for renovation since 2011. When it reopens, it's likely that domestic flights will be re-routed there.

To & From the Airport

Bus Transport to Burg al-Arab Airport is via the air-conditioned airport bus – one-way E£6, plus E£1 per bag, one hour – leaving from outside the Cecil Hotel on Midan Saad Zaghloul three hours before all flight departures; confirm the exact bus departure time at the Cecil. You can also catch bus 475 (E£4, one hour) from Misr Train Station.

Taxi A taxi to/from the airport should cost between E£100 and E£150.