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Istanbul to Cairo Flights

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Selected fares from Istanbul to Cairo

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
IST CAI Wed, Sep 17 - Sun, Sep 21 $347
IST CAI Wed, Sep 17 - Sun, Sep 21 $368
IST CAI Sat, Oct 25 - Sat, Nov 1 $430
IST CAI Sat, Oct 25 - Sat, Nov 1 $510
IST CAI Sat, Oct 25 - Sat, Nov 1 $703
IST CAI Sat, Oct 25 - Sat, Nov 1 $718
IST CAI Wed, Sep 17 - Sun, Sep 21 $740
IST CAI Sat, Oct 25 - Sat, Nov 1 $771
IST CAI Tue, Sep 30 - Wed, Oct 8 $796
IST CAI Sat, Oct 25 - Sat, Nov 1 $930

Istanbul and Cairo airports and terminals

Airports in Istanbul , TR
map of airports in Istanbul
  • 1

    Ataturk airport (IST)

    Distance from City Center: 8.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from IST to CAI

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
  • 2

    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

    Distance from City Center: 19 miles

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Airports in Cairo , EG
map of airports in Cairo
  • 1

    Cairo Int'l Airport (CAI)

    Distance from City Center: 11.3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from IST to CAI

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
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Cheap flights from Istanbul to Cairo

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

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August

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 11 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $347
Earn $3.47
Return Mon, Aug 18 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 11 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $347
Earn $3.47
Return Mon, Aug 18 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines
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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 18 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $347
Earn $3.47
Return Tue, Sep 30 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines
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October

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 25 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $347
Earn $3.47
Return Sat, Nov 1 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 25 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $347
Earn $3.47
Return Sat, Nov 1 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines
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Flights to Cairo

Ataturk International Airport

Locating cheap flights from Istanbul can be a challenge. Orbitz.com allows you to search many different airlines at one time in order to locate bargain tickets. The Ataturk International Airport is located approximately 17 miles from downtown Istanbul on Yesilkoy. Over 70 airlines currently service the Ataturk International Airport. These include Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, Swiss International Airlines and Delta. Orbitz.com provides bookings for the majority of these airlines.

Parking at the Airport

There are several options for parking at the Ataturk International Airport. The multistory car park provides vehicle protection, the open car park is available for both short- and long-term parking, and valet parking is available for an extra charge. Parking fees are charged by the hour and by the day, depending on the amount of parking time. Shuttle services are available to and from the parking lots to the main terminals.

Transportation to the Airport

The metro rail system is available to and from the airport to various locations throughout the city. Rates are based on the distance traveled. The intra-city Seabus provides transportation to the airport from several surrounding cities for a flat fee. There are also taxi services that provide metered rates throughout Istanbul. As an alternative transportation option, you can rent a car. Orbitz.com can help locate car rental services at discount prices.

Restaurants at the Ataturk International Airport

There are several dining options to choose from at the Ataturk International Airport. Burger King offers a selection of breakfast items, including coffee and juice. The Sky restaurant has an extensive menu with a variety of breakfast items to choose from. Orbitz.com helps travelers locate cheap flights from Istanbul, which are especially meaningful for those flying on a budget.

Cairo International Airport

Many people dream of taking a vacation to Cairo, and if you wait to look for flights to Cairo, you might find yourself overpaying for your flight. With Orbitz.com, you can book your domestic flight anytime you want without breaking your budget, since Orbitz offers deals and discounts that other sites can't offer. Located less than 10 miles from downtown, the Cairo International Airport handles most of the air traffic leaving from and arriving in the city.

Where to Go

After arriving in Cairo, you might feel a little confused about what to do next. The Cairo Transport Authority maintains a series of buses that stop at the airport, popular landmarks, and other areas in the city. Micro-buses and taxis are another option. Micro-buses are like small minivans that can hold several people. The small buses and taxis wait for travelers at the entrance to the terminal, providing inexpensive rides downtown.

Dust Storms and More

Dust storms are most common in the month of April and temperatures fluctuate depending on the season. If you visit in the summer, you should expect temperatures in the low 20s, with a high around 32 degrees Celsius. Winter temperatures can drop to single digits, with highs in the low teens.

Ancient Ruins on Display

Tourists flock to Cairo for the ancient ruins on display. Orbitz.com can give you access to a discount on some of these sites, such as Dahshur, Keops Pyramid, and Kefre. Even if you prefer indoor attractions, like the Egyptian Antiquities Museum, you can still find deals. After finding flights to Cairo, look for low prices on tickets to attractions you want to see on your trip.

Interesting facts about flights from Istanbul to Cairo

    • 12 direct flights are operating from Istanbul to Cairo today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 11m.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 690 (1:45 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Istanbul to Cairo.
    • Egyptair flight 9290 (7:35 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's latest available flight from Istanbul to Cairo.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Turkish Airlines flight 690, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 1h 10m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Egyptair flight 9290, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 15m.
    • Flights from Ataturk airport (IST), Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Cairo Int'l Airport (CAI) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Istanbul and Cairo

Equipment Carrier
Embraer 170/175/190/195 Turkish Airlines
Boeing 737-700 (Winglets) Passenger Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
Boeing 737-500 Passenger Turkish Airlines, Egyptair
Embraer 170 Egyptair
Boeing 737 Passenger Turkish Airlines, Egyptair
Boeing 737-900 Passenger Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger Turkish Airlines, Egyptair
Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger Turkish Airlines
Airbus A321 Egyptair
Airbus Industrie A320 Turkish Airlines, Egyptair
Airbus Industrie A321 Turkish Airlines, Egyptair