Cheap flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo

The best prices from Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira to Cairo are usually found in September or October, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo

All the information you need to plan the best SSH to CAI flight in 2022: compare Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairo.

SSH - CAI

Price

R126 - R255

CAI

Temperature

13 - 28 °C

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Average price

R2 580

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

R1 947

From Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira to Cairo

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo?

Travellers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 46% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo?

To save up to 18% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 32 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo from R2 488 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R2 596 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in May. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Cairo. Flights to Cairo from Sharm el-Sheikh in September are about R2 987 on average during September, but can be found for as low as R1 066.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo (SSH - CAI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo as you normally would.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo flights.

What days are direct flights available from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo flight route?

The Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira to Cairo flight path was viewed by 152 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo on average per day?

On average 15 flights depart from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 27% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 20% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 33% of flight departures

What are the most reliable airlines from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo?

Consider Aegean Airlines (91%), Air Canada (68%) or Air Arabia (67%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo.

Other flights to Cairo

Top airline flying from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Nile Air
CheapestR1 264
AverageR2 042
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo
19%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
11%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
35%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sharm el-Sheikh to Cairo
Sunday14daily flights
Monday13daily flights
Tuesday16daily flights
Wednesday16daily flights
Thursday13daily flights
Friday17daily flights
Saturday13daily flights