Ferry in Aswan

Nile River Valley Transport Corporation

In the shopping arcade next to the Marhaba Palace Hotel. Every Sunday and Wednesday there is a 3pm sailing from Aswan High Dam to Wadi Halfa in Sudan, and it's advised to be there around 10am. The trip takes 18 hour…
Bus in Al Kharga

Bus Station

Upper Egypt Bus Co operates buses to Cairo (LE120, eight to 10 hours) daily at 9pm and 10pm. There are three services to Asyut (LE30, three to four hours) at 6am, 7am and 9am. The bus heading north to Dakhla Oasis (…
Bus in Qasr Al Farafra

Buses to Bahariya & Cairo

There are Upper Egypt Bus Co buses from Farafra to Cairo (LE105, eight to 10 hours) via Bahariya (LE30, three hours) at 10am and 10pm. Buses from Farafra to Dakhla (LE30, four hours) originate in Cairo and leave aro…
Bus Station in Mut

Bus Station

Upper Egypt Bus Co runs buses to Cairo (LE115, 10 hours) via Al Kharga Oasis (LE25, two to three hours) and Asyut (LE70, five hours) at 7pm and 7.30pm.You can also travel to Cairo via Farafra Oasis (LE35, four hours…
Train Station in Alexandria

Misr Train Station

The city's main train terminal, Mahattat Misr, is about 1km south of Midan Ramla. If you’re arriving in Alexandria and going to the city centre around Midan Saad Zaghloul, make sure you stay on until this stop.
Bus Station in Aswan

Aswan Bus Station

The bus station is 3.5km north of Aswan train station. There are buses to the Red Sea, and along the Nile to Luxor and Cairo. There are also buses to Abu Simbel and several companies run buses to Sudan.
Train Station in Alexandria

Sidi Gaber Train Station

Mahattat Sidi Gaber train station serves the eastern suburbs. Trains from Cairo stop at Sidi Gaber before Mahattat Misr station, and most locals get off here.
Tickets in Egypt


In Egypt, one of the best in-country contacts for up-to-date information on operating Ro-Ro (roll-on, roll-off) freighter services is Kadmar, which can also help you organise reservations on ships.
Bus Stop in Siwa Oasis

Microbuses to Marsa Matruh

Microbuses going to Marsa Matruh (LE40) leave from the main square near the King Fuad Mosque. They are more frequent and way more comfortable than the West & Mid Delta bus, and the same price.
Bus Station in Marsa Alam

Upper Egypt Bus Co

Buses to Cairo (LE110) at 10am, 6pm and 8pm, stopping at Al Quseir (LE20), Hurghada (LE50) and Zafarana (LE90). There's a bus to Aswan (LE60, six hours) at 11pm that goes via Edfu (LE30).