Travel safely with Welcome Pickups
Net Safety Score
We’ve introduced a metric indicating how safe travellers feel when using our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. After every ride, we ask each traveller to leave a review.
20 minute gap between transfers
Following each ride, our drivers have at least 20 minutes to thoroughly clean the surfaces of the car and ventilate the cabin.
Regular Car Sanitisation
Our drivers thoroughly sanitise and disinfect cars according to Welcome Safety Protocol
When you book, you can request to have zero contact with the driver during the transfer with just one click. In this case, the driver won’t help you with your luggage or shake hands.
Sanitiser in every car
We provide hand sanitisers and hand wipes for all our travellers. Our drivers have their own sanitiser, which they use before and after every ride
Comfortable and reliable Cairo airport transfer
After a long flight into an exciting city like Cairo, all you want to do is get to your hotel as quickly as possible, so you can leave your luggage and begin exploring. The quickest and most direct way to get from the airport to the city centre is by taking a Cairo airport taxi.
As soon as you arrive at the airport, your friendly driver will be waiting for you just outside the arrivals hall, holding a sign with your name on it. After a warm welcome, your driver will help you carry your luggage and lead you to your pre-selected vehicle. If your flight time suddenly changes, there’s no need to worry. All of our Welcome Pickups drivers are provided with live updates on your flight’s arrival time, so they will always be there waiting for you when you land.
As you enjoy your Cairo airport transfer, you can ask your driver any questions you may have about the city and they will share with you a few insider tips and tricks to make the most out of your stay. Let Welcome Pickups take the stress out of your airport transfer so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the ride.
Hand picked & english speaking drivers
Same price as a regular Taxi from the line
Drivers are always on time
24/7 Email & Phone support
How much does a taxi cost?
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Our Cairo airport taxi fleet
Whether you’re travelling in a small or large group, it’s our priority to keep your loved ones safe and together. That’s why we offer different Cairo airport taxi sizes to suit every group size. If you’re travelling with 4 people or fewer, you can enjoy a transfer in one of our modern sedans. Or, if your group is up to 8 people, you can all fit comfortably in one of our spacious minivans.
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Directions for your taxi from Cairo airport
Cairo International airport (CAI) is the busiest airport in Egypt and is the main hub for both Nile Air and EgyptAir. The airport is located around 22 km from the city centre, so your journey shouldn’t take longer than 26 minutes in a Cairo airport taxi.
Once your driver has left the airport compound, they will take the left-side ramp onto the ring road. They will then take exit 21 to Mokattam and then follow the signs for 5th Settlement/90 St./Suez Rd. and merge onto El-Moshir Tantawy Axis. Your driver will then take the right exit toward Suez Road/Cairo Airport before entering the first roundabout. On the first roundabout, your driver will take the second exit and then the first exit on the second roundabout. After around 100m you will reach the third roundabout and your driver will take the 3rd exit. From here, your driver will take the local city centre roads to take you to your hotel.
Why choose a Welcome Pickups Cairo airport taxi?
At Welcome Pickups, our priority is you. We want to take the stress out of your Cairo airport transfer so you can start off your time in Egypt the right way. That’s why we offer unbeatable prices, English-speaking drivers, guaranteed on-time pickups, fully personalised transfers and exciting travel extras. With all your transfer needs taken care of by Welcome Pickups, you can concentrate on the more important things; enjoying every second of your vacation in Cairo.
Cost of a taxi from Cairo airport
The local taxi drivers at Cairo airport (CAI) don’t offer a flat-rate fee for the journey into the city centre. Instead, you will be charged using a taximeter based on the distance you travel. The cost of a taxi from Cairo airport to the city centre is extremely affordable compared to most other major cities, with the average price sitting at just €8 (150 EGP).