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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 Thu, Feb 19 - Sun, Mar 1 $300
IST CAI Sat, Jan 24 - Fri, Jan 30 $320
IST CAI Fri, Feb 6 - Thu, Feb 19 $344
IST CAI Thu, Feb 19 - Sun, Mar 1 $488
IST CAI Sun, Feb 22 - Sat, Feb 28 $522
IST CAI Sun, Feb 22 - Sat, Feb 28 $548
IST CAI Thu, Feb 19 - Sun, Mar 1 $569
IST CAI Sat, Jan 10 - Fri, Feb 6 $634
IST CAI Sat, Jan 10 - Fri, Feb 6 $684
IST CAI Tue, Apr 7 - Fri, Apr 10 $724
IST CAI Thu, Feb 19 - Sun, Mar 1 $950
IST CAI Sat, Jan 3 - Sat, Jan 10 $1,904
IST CAI Sat, Jan 24 - Fri, Jan 30 $2,949
IST CAI Sat, Jan 24 - Fri, Jan 30 $2,955
IST CAI Sat, Jan 3 - Tue, Jan 6 $4,278
IST CAI Sat, Jan 24 - Fri, Jan 30 $5,241
IST CAI Sat, Jan 24 - Fri, Jan 30 $6,020

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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$320
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$320
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$320
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$320
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$320
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 22 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $320
Earn $3.20
Return Sat, Jan 24 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jan 20 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $320
Earn $3.20
Return Mon, Jan 26 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 3 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Turkish Airlines $364
Earn $3.64
Return Sat, Jan 10 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Turkish Airlines
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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 19 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Egyptair $300
Earn $3.00
Return Sun, Mar 1 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Egyptair
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Istanbul to Cairo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Mar 3 Istanbul (IST) Cairo (CAI) Egyptair $308
Earn $3.08
Return Thu, Mar 5 Cairo (CAI) Istanbul (IST) Egyptair
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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

    • 10 direct flights are operating from Istanbul to Cairo today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 18m.
    • Egyptair flight 9292 (12:45 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today's earliest available flight from Istanbul to Cairo.
    • Egyptair flight 9290 (6:30 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today's latest available flight from Istanbul to Cairo.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Egyptair flight 736, Boeing 737-500 Passenger) takes 2h 10m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Egyptair flight 738, Boeing 737-500 Passenger) takes 2h 20m.
    • Flights from Ataturk airport (IST), Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Cairo Int'l Airport (CAI) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Istanbul to Cairo on Tue, Dec 23, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Aegean Airlines/Aegean Airlines A33155/A3930 IST 7:15 PM CAI 1:45 AM 332/320 6hr 30min
Egyptair MS9290 IST 12:30 AM CAI 2:50 AM 321 2hr 20min
Turkish Airlines TK692 IST 12:30 AM CAI 2:50 AM 321 2hr 20min
Turkish Airlines/Egyptair TK814/MS740 IST 1:00 AM CAI 6:30 AM 321/738 5hr 30min
Turkish Airlines/Egyptair TK828/MS714 IST 1:20 AM CAI 6:30 AM 321/738 5hr 10min
Egyptair/Egyptair MS9296/MS181 IST 12:35 AM CAI 7:15 AM 320/738 6hr 40min
Turkish Airlines/Egyptair TK696/MS181 IST 12:35 AM CAI 7:15 AM 320/738 6hr 40min
Egyptair MS9292 IST 6:45 AM CAI 9:05 AM 321 2hr 20min
Turkish Airlines TK690 IST 6:45 AM CAI 9:05 AM 321 2hr 20min
Turkish Airlines/Royal Jordanian TK814/RJ501 IST 1:00 AM CAI 9:30 AM 321/E95 8hr 30min
Egyptair MS738 IST 1:00 PM CAI 3:20 PM 738 2hr 20min
Turkish Airlines TK8060 IST 1:00 PM CAI 3:20 PM 738 2hr 20min
Aegean Airlines/Aegean Airlines A33153/A31302 IST 12:30 PM CAI 5:50 PM 737/738 5hr 20min