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8025 Km
10 hour
American River Airport

Transportation to Alexandria Airport from the City Center

Borg El Arab Airport

The easiest ways to get to Borg El Arab International Airport from Alexandria city center are to take a taxi, use hotel shuttle service or rent a car. Since the traffic in Alexandria can be very heavy, you have to be careful and take the road a bit earlier in order not to miss your flight.


You can easily get to Borg El Arab International Airport in about 1 hour by getting on a taxi in the city center. It is suggested that you get on a familiar taxi or ask your hotel to call a reliable taxi for you. You should definitely agree on the fare before getting on a taxi. You can bargain.

Hotel Shuttle

Some hotels in Alexandria offer airport shuttle service for their guests. You can benefit from this service, which is safer than taxis, by making a reservation in advance.

Car Rental

If you have rented a car for your travel, you can arrive at Borg El Arab International Airport in maximum 1 hour under normal traffic conditions by following a straight route through Mehwar Al-Ta’ameir and turning left from the airport turnaround.

Airport Information

Alexandria International Airport is located 7 km southeast of Alexandria city center. Alexandria International Airport has been closed because of major renovations since 2013 and all traffic has been transferred to Borg El Arab International Airport which is located 40 km southeast of the city. Borg El Arab International Airport, which previously offered service for domestic flights and cargo aircrafts, has been undertaking airline traffic of Alexandria and Nile Delta since 2013.

In addition to the airplanes flying from Turkey, Central Asia and North Africa, cargo aircrafts also land at Borg El Arab Airport. The airport, which is located 40 km of Alexandria city center, has all fundamental facilities despite of not being a large airport. At the airport, there are many facilities such as a lounge, duty-free shop, various stores selling souvenirs and clothes and a few cafes.

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

El Nouzha Airport

In order to get directly to El Nouzha Airport, which is only seven kilometers from the city center of Alexandria, you have to prefer private means of transportation as there are no direct means of public transportation. Therefore, you have to either take a taxi or use the transfer service of your hotel.


You can use the taxi to get directly from Alexandria city center, 7 seven kilometers from El Nouzha Airport, but remember that no flights are operated to this airport as of 2017. If the airport reopens to flights again in the future, you can reach El Nouzha Airport by taxi from Alexandria city in a maximum of 10 minutes.

Airport Information

El Nouzha International Airport, located in Alexandria, Egypt, served a total of over 1 million passengers in 2009. El Nouzha Airport, located seven kilometers south east of Alexandria city center, is closed since 2010, so all flights to and from here are routed to the Borg El Arab Airport, which is 40 kilometers southwest of Alexandria and has been the main airport of Alexandria since 2011. Some of the airline companies that have direct flights to Borg El Arab Airport are Turkish Airlines (Istanbul Atatürk), Saudia (Jeddah, Medina, Riyadh), Nile Air (Jeddah, Kuwait, Yanbu), FlyEgypt (Cairo, Dubai, Medina, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi, Oman, Kuwait), Aegean Airlines (Athens) and so on.

Last Updated: 09 Aug 2017

Transportation to American River City Center from Airport

You can take the taxis after leaving the terminal of American River Airport, which is frequently used during summer season by those visiting the region, to get to the city center. Before landing at American River Airport, you can also book one of the local shuttles or rental cars and get one of these vehicles from the front of the terminal. Renting a car will let you to reach the city center of American River in a very short time and you will have the chance to see the natural beauty of the surrounding area with your own car.


American River Airport provides passengers landing here the opportunity to travel by taxi during the times when flights are operated. Taxis are fast vehicles that you can take without prior reservation tto get to American River city center. The fares are not very high if you travel at least in two. If you need to travel alone from the American River Airport to the center, you can use the shuttles departing from the terminal to have a more affordable journey, or you can contact the rental car companies serving the travelers in the region.

Car Rental

At American River Airport you can also rent a car that will provide you with access to the center during the times when flights are operated. You can get to American River city center by picking up the model you want online from rental cars provided by local companies for passengers coming to American River Airport from the terminal, at the predetermined time.

Airport Shuttle

The airport shuttle service is provided to passengers only by private companies in and around American River. Airport shuttles are a convenient alternative to a taxi, especially if you cannot find a taxi in front of the terminal or if you need to travel a few passengers together. You can talk to the shuttle drivers and inform them about the place you want to go from the airport and travelling time, you can quickly travel to many places in the center by paying a fee that varies according to criteria mentioned.

Last Updated: 08 Oct 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

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Which airports can I use for Alexandria-American River flights?

For Alexandria-American River flights, you can use Borg El Arab Airport, El Nouzha Airport as departure airport, and American River Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Alexandria-American River and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Alexandria-American River is 8025 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 10 hour .

Which day is the most convenient for Alexandria-American River flights?

When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Alexandria-American River flights is Monday.

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