Hurghada Airport is the second busiest Egyptian airport and one of the largest in Africa. It is very popular among holidaymakers from Europe and Middle East countries. Majority of the flights are charter flights from Europe, few domestic flights to Cairo and few flights to Middle East countries.
The modern terminal is clean, not very large. It may be busier during the summer months.
Airlines operating direct flights from the UK: Easyjet, Pegasus, Turkish Airlines
The Hurghada Airport is open 24/7.
Hurghada Airport Transit
Hurghada Airport is used mainly as a holidaymakers' final destination, therefore there are no connecting flights at this airport.
Hurghada Airport Transfer
There will be hotel transports available for passengers who travel with a holiday package as many in this destination do.
For individuals, it is recommended to rent a car or take a taxi.
Taxi to the nearest resorts costs approximately from
70 EGPcurrently £3.48
100 EGPcurrently £4.97
, depending on handling skills.
Always agree on a fare with the driver prior to your trip.
There is an option to take a shared taxi for a third of the price. Shared taxi is leaving the airport once it gets full of passengers.
Accomodation near the airport