The cheapest times to fly from CAI to HMB are

  • January 1st to May 6th (except the weeks of February 26th and March 26th)
  • July 2nd to October 21st

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CAI to HMB is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $177 for Monday flights during mid June, or as low as $165 for Saturday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Sohag

Flying from Cairo (CAI) to Sohag (HMB) will usually cost between $167 to $177 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $165. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $177. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $12 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $171 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAI to HMB flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CAI to HMB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CAI to HMB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAI to HMB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cairo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $0 (0%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $171. Return trip prices are from the HMB to CAI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CAI to HMB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 27 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CAI to HMB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hurghada International Airport (HRG) in Hurghada

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from HMB
  • Usually 32.46% less expensive than HMB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CAI to HRG flights

Destination alternative #2: Luxor International Airport (LXR) in Luxor

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from HMB
  • Usually 29.82% less expensive than HMB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CAI to LXR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CAI to HMB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Air Cairo, EgyptAir, Jazeera, Nile Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sohag International Airport to Cairo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 261 miles or 420 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CAI to HMB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAI to HMB flight is about 1 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Cairo and Sohag?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from CAI to HMB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAI
Origination airport name Cairo International Airport
City Cairo
Country Egypt
Latitude 30.1
Longitude 31.4

Return Airport

Destination code HMB
Destination airport name Sohag International Airport
City Sohag
Country Egypt
Latitude 26.3
Longitude 31.7


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