Cairo Transportation

  • Airplane
    by machomikemd
  • Airplane
    by machomikemd
  • Bus/Microbus
    by machomikemd

Most Viewed Transportation in Cairo

  • 1. Taxis

    A holiday to cairo won't be complete without Muhammed... I was recommended to him by one of his previous customer in virtual tourist... thanks to the person who wrote a review on Muhammed. Muhammed...

    more
  • 2. To/From Airport

    Since we were staying at the New 6th of October City which is located more then 65 kilometers away from Cairo International Airport in Heliopolis, the only mode of transport in going to the airport...

    more
  • 3. Subway/Metro

    Getting to the Giza Pyramids from Downtown Cairo can be expensive and time consuming. A taxi will cost you at the minimum 50 LE ($10) each way and takes about an hour to and from the Pyramids. The...

    more
  • 4. Bus/Microbus

    since Egypt has a vibrant tourism Industry (although it suffered a steep drop after the 2011 revolution and current instability) there are many big tour buses in egypt operated by the egyptian travel...

    more
  • 5. Train

    Well this was a part of our agenda that I was a little concerned about. I honestly didn’t know what to expect. Instead of flying to Aswan to catch our Nile Cruise we decided to try the train. The...

    more
  • 6. Airplane

    We rode on Emirates Airlines in In Cairo bound to Dubai for our last leg of a Middle Eastern (we spend 1 week in Dubai touring and enjoying the sights) Jaunt of 3 weeks since emirates offers the best...

    more
  • 7. Driving in Cairo

    DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE IN CAIRO. It is an art unto itself! The roads are difficult to navigate and the driving is maniacle!!! There is a structure to the driving but I think you'd have to have been...

    more
  • 8. Pedestrians

    as the popular destinations are located far and wide away from each other, walking and taking the public bus or microbus is a way more expensive option than taking a package tour, also the lagnuage...

    more
  • 9. Camel

    When we were at the Giza Pyramids our guide took a poll to see who wanted to go for a camel ride. We'd have to drive behind the pyramid to the desert where the camels were waiting for brave tourists....

    more
  • 10. Cairo Tricycles

    necessity being a mother of invention, Egyptians invented their version of the tricycle, their three wheeled contraptions is similar to the tuk tuks of south...

    more
  • 11. 3-d Interactive map of Cairo

    Check this out!I am really not sure where to put this tip so I thought I would put it here where it might be of use to people looking for a map.This is a site...

    more
  • 12. memphis tours - most reliable tour agent

    for any kind of transport in/around Cairo it is best to go by a local travel agencycan fully recommend you memphistourshttp://memphistours.com/fair priced,...

    more
  • 13. traffic in Cairo

    -I usually always took a taxi to get somewhere. But in Cairo traffic is a mess, so it takes a lot of time. -The subway is faster, but never go there as a...

    more
  • 14. Tour Bus in Cairo

    There are so many places in Cairo that is so historical to miss. There are also many ways of going around and visit them. There are private/rented cars, taxi,...

    more
  • 15. Sleeper Train from Cairo to Aswan

    I took the Sleeper Train from Cairo to Aswan on Nov. 8, 2007. You are right about the Sleeper Train being an interesting way to get up and down the Nile. When...

    more
  • 16. DON'T TRAVEL LONG DISTANCES BY BUS- FLY!!!!

    Oh my God I just remembered we came to Cairo by bus from Sharm el Sheikh that journey was about 10 hours long!!! More possibly. On the return journey the guide...

    more
  • 17. How to move around

    The airport is 25km away, there are some local buses(best option N.356 cost 0,5euro). But the taxis are really cheap here so come on for 6euros you will be...

    more
  • 18. Cairo International Airport : Duty free

    The old Cairo International Airport Duty free is relatively small, it was on my February 2007 visit. The new one is under construction, hopely it will have a...

    more
  • 19. Airport : Wireless Internet is available

    Yes, wireless internet is available in the old Cairo International Airport. You may surf on internet while waiting for your flight or eating in the airport...

    more
  • 20. Cairo International Airport : Departure

    Cairo International Airport is still under construction.When I went to Cairo in February 2007, the old one was used while waiting the construction. You have to...

    more
  • 21. travel agent computer delays

    I had trouble a few times trying to book local flights as the travel agents computer system (in cairo) went on the blink on several occasions. I recommend...

    more
  • 22. Cairo - Luxor by Train

    Again, I forget the cost. Was reasonable for a bed. I had a whole compartment to myself, which was good.The bathroom was very clean.Beer and snacks were not...

    more
  • 23. Are there any other possibilities?

    Definitely, there are many possibilities in Cairo...From old busses, trams, subway to poor donkeys, you have a wide range of transportation opportunities in...

    more
  • 24. River bus

    A very pleasant way to travel in Cairo is the river bus. The most northern station is Maspero north of 6th October Bridge in front of the TV building. Most...

    more
  • 25. selecting the best transport

    Cairo has an assortment of ways of transport however you need to be very careful when selecting the most appropriate one, here's a little hint on the available...

    more
  • Cairo Hotels

    174 Hotels in Cairo

    7 Reviews

  • Ask a Question

    Got a question about Cairo? Get an answer from our Location locals and frequent travelers

Instant Answers: Cairo

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

76 travelers online now

Comments

Cairo Transportation

Reviews and photos of Cairo transportation posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for Cairo sightseeing.

View all Cairo hotels

Cairo Members Meetings

Jul 27, 2014 
Egypt Exploring
Aug 08, 2014 
2014 Sisi celebration

see all Cairo member meetings