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Air

Badr/Tarco Airlines and Nova Airways have daily flights to Khartoum (S£965, one hour). Nile Air has a once-weekly flight to Cairo (Egypt; US$105, two hours).

Bus

Minibuses (S£15, one hour) for Suakin leave from the centre of Port Sudan. The major bus companies serve Kassala (S£155, seven hours), Atbara (S£135, seven hours) and Khartoum (S£220, 10 hours).

The bus station is northwest of the centre; get there by rickshaw (S£20, five minutes).