How to travel from Cairo to Jerusalem

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Travel Information from Cairo to Jerusalem

distanceDistance262 miles (423 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $220 (€197) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRoyal Jordanian

Take a flight to travel 262 miles (423 km) from Cairo to Jerusalem. Royal Jordanian is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Cairo to Jerusalem.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cairo to Jerusalem

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International travel from Cairo, Egypt to Jerusalem, Israel is: Partially open.

Can I enter Israel if coming from Egypt?

Entry into Israel is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Egypt.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Jerusalem if traveling from Cairo?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • 1 day mandatory self quarantine
  • An entry permit that is issued by the Population and Immigration Authority or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is required prior to arrival
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals

What measures do I need to follow in Jerusalem, Israel due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Israel must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/15/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Cairo to Jerusalem.

The restriction level for your return to Cairo, Egypt from Israel is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Cairo from Jerusalem restricted?

Entry into Egypt is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Israel.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Cairo from Jerusalem?

Conditions of reentry into Egypt:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
  • Health screen upon arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Cairo, Egypt?

You should observe these safety measures in Egypt as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Egypt was last checked on 5/15/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Cairo from Jerusalem closer to your date of departure here.

Travel to Jerusalem from Cairo by taking a flight.

The fastest way to travel between Cairo and Jerusalem is by flight, which requires on average 1 h 10 min   of travel time.

The distance from Cairo to Jerusalem is approximately 262 miles (423 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Cairo to Jerusalem:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cairo to Jerusalem, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

    • Travel with Royal Jordanian to go to Jerusalem by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Royal Jordanian Cairo to Jerusalem tickets on Omio for $220 (€197).
    Omio customers who travel from Cairo to Jerusalem often also extend their vacation to go to Istanbul, Tel Aviv or Madrid. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Jerusalem and these popular destinations at a great price.

    Before traveling from Cairo to Jerusalem, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $220 (€197) one way on average.

    But we recommend booking Cairo to Jerusalem tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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