Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Cairo (CAI)

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The best prices from New York to Cairo are usually found in March or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Cairo (CAI)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to CAI flight in 2021: compare New York to Cairo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairo.
NYC - CAI
Price
$840 - $1,106
CAI
Temperature
55.4 - 82.4 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$840

From New York (NYC) to Cairo

One-way from

$347

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Cairo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Cairo (NYC - CAI)?

When flying from New York to Cairo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 28% versus a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Cairo?

Tuesday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from New York to Cairo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cairo.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Cairo?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cairo from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $923 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $640. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Cairo?

To save up to 10% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to Cairo from $914 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,002 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

Cheap flights from New York to Cairo in October, November 2021

The best prices found for NYC to CAI flights for October, November
23 Oct - 20 Nov
$550pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
11 Nov - 17 Nov
$553pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
29 Nov - 27 May
$553pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New York to Cairo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairo from New York found for this year
3 Dec - 27 May
$544pp
EWR
Newark
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
2 Dec - 9 Dec
$547pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Oct - 20 Nov
$550pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to Cairo from New York

Save time with New York to Cairo direct flight deals
22 Nov - 7 Dec
$723pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Egypt Air
Non-Stop
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 Nov - 3 Dec
$727pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Egypt Air
Non-Stop
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$728pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Egypt Air
Non-Stop
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Cairo

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cairo from New York, departing today and this week
23 Oct - 20 Nov
$550pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Oct - 1 Dec
$571pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
23 Oct - 1 Dec
$576pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Cairo from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Cairo
4:40 pm - 2:30 am
Royal Air Maroc
1 Stop
27h 50m
JFK - CAI
Royal Air Maroc
$347
Travelgenio
2:55 pm - 1:20 am
Royal Air Maroc
1 Stop
27h 25m
JFK - CAI
Royal Air Maroc
$349
SmartFares
4:40 pm - 2:30 am
Royal Air Maroc
1 Stop
27h 50m
JFK - CAI
Royal Air Maroc
$351
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Cairo

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairo from New York?

Most people fly into Cairo (CAI) if they book a flight to Cairo from New York. On average, Cairo has 1 inbound flight from New York per day from 23 airlines. Cairo is conveniently located just 11.5 mi from Cairo’s city center.

Which airlines flying from New York to Cairo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Egypt Air, Royal Air Maroc, and Aeroflot are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from New York to Cairo to control the spread of COVID-19?

SAUDIA and Etihad Airways are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from New York to Cairo include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from New York to Cairo for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Cairo for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $525, but on average you can expect to pay $540.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Cairo for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Cairo under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Cairo is less than $749.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Cairo for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Cairo within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Cairo round-trip?

Royal Air Maroc, at $528, was found to be the cheapest airline from New York to Cairo.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Air Canada and Brussels Airlines. Royal Air Maroc is 42% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Cairo?

Before booking your flight from New York to Cairo check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, Royal Air Maroc or Alitalia.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Cairo?

The cheapest flight price from New York to Cairo is $288. On average you can expect to pay $1,543. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cairo), can usually be booked for $528.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Cairo?

When deciding which route to take from New York to Cairo consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cairo, Newark - Cairo or New York LaGuardia - Cairo as they are the most popular.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cairo, Egypt

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cairo from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Cairo

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cairo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 96 hours before departing to Cairo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Cairo.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers are required to present a completed health declaration form along with their health insurance.


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Cairo?

Returning to New York from Cairo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairo are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Cairo

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Cairo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Cairo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 15.69£
Average temperature for October in Cairo
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Cairo
0.0 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Cairo

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Cairo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Cairo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Serbia
$266 $430 No cancel fee N/A
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$423 $735 No cancel fee N/A
Alitalia
$443 $829 No cancel fee 81%
Royal Jordanian
$493 $736 No cancel fee 61%
United Airlines
$516 $1,320 No cancel fee 69%
Air Italy
$562 $883 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Italy. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Aeroflot
$566 $880 No cancel fee 79%
Kuwait Airways
$612 $716 No cancel fee 64%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Kuwait Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Ethiopian Air
$626 $821 No cancel fee 72%
Delta
$635 $1,443 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from New York to Cairo

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Cairo.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of NYC to CAI departures
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Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to Cairo
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Cairo.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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