Cairo International Guide
- Full name: Cairo International Airport
- Location: The airport is situated nine miles (15km) from Cairo.
- Time: Local time is GMT + 2.
Tel: +(202) 2265 5000.
- Transfer to the City:
There are taxis outside the main arrivals hall; the journey to central Cairo takes around 45 minutes. The Airport Shuttle bus is a convenient way to get from the airport to downtown Cairo and along the Pyramids Road in Giza. Public buses and air-conditioned coaches also leave regularly from Terminal 1.
- Car rental:
Car hire companies at the airport include Avis, Budget, Europcar and Hertz.
Facilities include a restaurant and several cafeterias, banks and ATMs, a bureau de change, pharmacies, an internet café in Terminal 1, five-star lounges for business and first class passengers, smoking rooms (Terminal 1), tourist information desks and travel agencies. Duty-free shopping is also available.
Parking is available adjacent to Terminal 1, at a rate of EGP 5 per hour.
- Departure tax: None.
- Website: www.cairo-airport.com