Cairo International Airport is located in Heliopolis, 22 km northeast of Cairo, the capital of Egypt, and 40 km from the Pyramids of Giza. Located at the crossroads of Africa, the Middle East, Europe and the Persian Gulf, Cairo International Airport is a gateway to Africa, the Middle East and a regional hub for millions of visitors to Egypt.
The airport offers all services for departing, arriving and transit passengers, including VIP lounges, VIP services for business passengers, shops, duty free, bars and restaurants.
Management company: Cairo Airport Company
Address: Airport Road - Heliopolis 11776 - Cairo - Egypt
Telephone no.: +(202) 22655000
ICAO Code: HECA
Country code: EG
The train offers a free airport service for transit passengers to use inside the airport to connect from TB1 (Terminal 1), Air Mall, Parking, TB2 (Terminal 2), up to TB3 (Terminal 3) in 5 minutes.
Bus to Cairo and other destinations. Departures are from the bus station which is located in the parking lot in front of Terminal 1. Intercity buses leave from the bus station located between the terminals.
Cairo International Airport is located in the North-East of Cairo, the Capital of Egypt. The airport is located in Heliopolis, 22km northeast of central Cairo and 40km from the Giza Pyramids. The airport can be reached from Cairo city center, across the 6th October Bridge, via Salah Salem road, which leads to Heliopolis. The airport and Heliopolis are well signposted from the city center. The airport can be reached via the new road, connection Terminal 3 with the intersection between Ring Road and Suez Road.
Free taxi drivers are in the arrival hall. A few of the new City Cabs (yellow taxis) may also be found.
Among the international car rental companies at Cairo airport are: Avis, Budget, Europcar and Sixt.
The closest hotel to Cairo airport is the luxurious five-star hotel Le Meridien Cairo Airport which opened in 2013 right in front of Terminal 3, directly connected to the terminal by a walkway. The hotel is 1.9 miles from Cairo Festival City Mall and 1.2 miles from Sun City Mall. To find more hotels near Cairo Airport, check out the Booking.com map below.