EgyptAir and British Airways are the two airlines that operate direct flights to Egypt from the United Kingdom. Both airlines operate from the London Heathrow Airport and reach Cairo International Airport in Egypt. EgyptAir, the flag carrier of Egypt, operates 2 daily flights whereas British Airways operates a single daily flight.
Yes, cheap flights to Egypt are available with British Airways – both direct and indirect. The airline operates from the London Heathrow Airport, the London Gatwick Airport, the Manchester Airport, the Edinburgh Airport, as well as the Newcastle International Airport. Most of these flights are code-shared with other airlines, in particular, EgyptAir. Call us now to get the cheapest available deals from British Airways.
You can find the cheapest flights to Egypt during the low-season which starts from late May to the end of August. Fewer tourists make plans during this time of the year, which is why we see low-cost deals and discount offers during this period. If you want to visit Egypt but without disturbing your budget, then this is the right time to secure your flight. Make your booking beforehand, at least 3 months, to get an even cheaper fare. The same drop in prices can be seen in hotels and lodgings in Egypt.
The cheapest airline for flights to Egypt from the UK is UIA (Ukraine International Airlines) which may cost you around 250 GBP.
When you book flights from UK to Egypt, you have ample of flight connections options. Frankfurt, Istanbul, Beirut, Athens and Italy are the most preferred stopovers of the travellers.
Yes, British travellers must apply for a valid visa in order to enter Egypt. In case, your trip is going to last no longer than 30 days then you may avail an option of visa on arrival.
Although hot desert climate prevails in Egypt round the year but mainly June to August is the time period when the dazzling sun can make it bit intolerable to visit elevated areas in the terrain of Egypt. Weather is in its full swing during September, March and April which makes these months to be the best time to go to Egypt.