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Thu, 1 Jul - Fri, 30 Jul
DOH
Hamad Intl.
CAI
Cairo Intl.
£306
Royal Jordanian
Thu, 1 Jul - Fri, 30 Jul
DOH
Hamad Intl.
CAI
Cairo Intl.
£329
Middle East Airlines
Thu, 1 Jul - Fri, 30 Jul
DOH
Hamad Intl.
CAI
Cairo Intl.
£354
Oman Air
Thu, 1 Jul - Fri, 30 Jul
DOH
Hamad Intl.
CAI
Cairo Intl.
£438
Egyptair
Thu, 1 Jul - Fri, 30 Jul
DOH
Hamad Intl.
CAI
Cairo Intl.
£489
Qatar Airways
Thu, 1 Jul - Fri, 30 Jul
DOH
Hamad Intl.
CAI
Cairo Intl.
£490
Royal Air Maroc
Thu, 1 Jul - Fri, 30 Jul
DOH
Hamad Intl.
CAI
Cairo Intl.
£546
Etihad Airways
Cheap Flights from Edinburgh to Cairo & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeGLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeCAI

Helpful Edinburgh (GLA) to Cairo (CAI) Flight Information

Traveling From Edinburgh
Origin Airport IATA Code GLA
Traveling To Cairo
Destination Airport IATA Code CAI
Number of Airlines Serving
Available Airlines Royal Jordanian, Middle East Airlines, Oman Air, Egyptair, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Etihad Airways
Distance
Direct Flight Time
Flight Price £306

FAQs about flights from Edinburgh to Cairo

Is it possible to fly from Edinburgh to Cairo right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will inform you of any health guidelines or flying restrictions if you're flying to Cairo from Edinburgh.

Is there a direct flight between Edinburgh and Cairo?

No airlines fly direct from Edinburgh to Cairo. A few offer multi-stop flights, so plan for at least one stopover on this route.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Cairo due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Cairo booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Edinburgh to Cairo flights?

Want to know the different ways you can fly from Edinburgh to Cairo? Take a look at our list of the flight routes with the most services:

  • Edinburgh (EDI) to Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.) - 20 flights per week
  • Glasgow Intl. Airport (GLA) to CAI - 9 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to Cairo?

Friendly service, spacious seats and a terrific rewards programme are some things that differentiate one airline from another. While you'll find multiple carriers providing flights from Edinburgh to Cairo, these are some of the best:

  • Lufthansa with 43 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 30 flights every month.
  • Air France with 17 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 17 flights every month.
  • Aegean Airlines with 8 flights every month.
  • Brussels Airlines with 8 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Edinburgh to Cairo?

A world of fun and excitement awaits in Cairo. Start your amazing adventure now by booking a seat on one of the 3 flights which run daily from Edinburgh to Cairo.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Place to stay after flight from Edinburgh to Cairo

Marriott Mena House Cairo

Marriott Mena House Cairo

5 out of 5
6 Pyramids Road, Giza
The price is £126 per night from 23 May to 23 May
Located in Al Haram, this luxury hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of The Grand Egyptian Museum and Giza Pyramid Complex. Great Sphinx of Giza and Pyramid of Khufu ...
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
"Das Gefühl wie im Märchen zu sein in 1001 Nacht Grosszügige Hotelanlage mit einem fantastischem Innenliegendem Areal mit Blick auf die Pyramiden"

Reviewed on 8 Dec 2019

Marriott Mena House Cairo
Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah

Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah

5 out of 5
3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Po Box 732 El Orman Giza, Cairo
The price is £78 per night from 30 May to 30 May
This family-friendly Cairo hotel is located on the riverwalk, within a 15-minute walk of Cairo Opera House and Cairo Tower. Egyptian Museum and Museum of Islamic ...
4.3/5Excellent! (8 reviews)
Club room
"A great stay in the club room. Although, the 'happy hour' was only 5.30-7.30 and they said we were only allowed three drinks each! Lovely pool and really relaxing atmosphere!"

Reviewed on 28 Mar 2016

Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah
Novotel Cairo Airport

Novotel Cairo Airport

4 out of 5
Salah Salem Highway, Cairo
The price is £39 per night from 11 Jun to 11 Jun
Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Baron Empain Palace, City Stars and Egyptian Presidential Palace. Virgin Mary's ...
3.5/5Good! (10 reviews)
"check in and security staff at entrance do have bad attitudes and not care about their guests"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Novotel Cairo Airport

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Fairmont Nile City, Cairo

Fairmont Nile City, Cairo

5 out of 5
Nile City Towers - 2005 B, Corniche El Nil, Ramlet Beaulac, Cairo
The price is £96 per night from 14 May to 14 May
This family-friendly Cairo hotel is located on the riverwalk, within 3 mi (5 km) of Sports Center Gezirah Sporting Club, Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square. American ...
1/5 (1 review)
"Nicht Raucher Zimmer stanken trotzdem nach Zigaretten Rauch"

Reviewed on 26 Apr 2019

Fairmont Nile City, Cairo
Le Méridien Cairo Airport

Le Méridien Cairo Airport

5 out of 5
Cairo Airport , Terminal 3, Cairo
The price is £80 per night from 24 May to 24 May
Located in Heliopolis, this luxury hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of City Stars, Baron Empain Palace and Cairo International Stadium. Cairo International Convention ...
3.8/5Good! (4 reviews)
"The service I received in the sport bar was excellent, the food was also of a very high standard. Very clean, comfortable and well equipped room."

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2019

Le Méridien Cairo Airport
Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo

Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo

5 out of 5
12 Ahmed Ragheb Street, Cornish El-Nile, Garden City, Cairo
The price is £86 per night from 20 May to 20 May
This family-friendly Cairo hotel is located on the riverwalk, within a 15-minute walk of Tahrir Square and American University of Cairo. Egyptian Museum and ...
3.5/5Good! (4 reviews)
"Amazing hotel and amazing view but the room service is so late and you have to ask many times."

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2018

Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo
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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.