Cairo International Airport is the busiest airport in Egypt and the second busiest airport in Africa. CAI is a member of the Star Alliance and serves more than 15 million passengers each year. The airport is operated by the Cairo Airport Company and is the primary hub for airlines including Eqyptair, Air Cairo and many others. Some of the major airlines serving the airport are Aegean Airlines, Air France, British Airways, EgyptAir, Etihad Airways and many more.
Cairo International Airport Amenities
Cairo International Airport has a total of 4,000 sqm of retail space, with duty free shops offering goods like Magazines, News Papers, Music DVD's and much more. Check out the shops inside the airport, these shops are just perfect if you forgot something for your trip or a gift for someone back home. Stay connected with your friends and family. CAI offers free Wi-Fi inside the airport. ATM Machines of top banks including HSBC, Barclays, Arab African International Bank and many more are located throughout the terminals. Grab a bite before your flight, well known food chains like Burger King, Mc Donald's and many more can be found inside the terminal building.
Cairo International Airport Ground Transportation
Once you have reached the airport, there are a number of options to leave the airport. If you wish to have a luxurious travel to downtown, book a limousine and board it from the curbside. Taxis can be found near the arrivals hall, make sure you decide on the price before hopping-in. Lookout for metered taxis (Generally yellow in color), these are comparatively new and air-conditioned. Top car rental companies operating form the airport are Avis, Budget, Dollar, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt.
Cairo International Airport Parking
CAI has 10 parking lots that can easily accommodate 3612 cars. Provision is available for both Short Term and Long Term Parking. 5 EGP/ hr are charged in the short term parking lot, for each vehicle.