The cheapest times to fly from PEK to CAI are

  • February 5th to July 15th (except the weeks of March 19th, April 23rd, and April 30th)
  • November 5th to December 9th

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 PEK to CAI is mid June. Prices can be as high as $1082 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $627 for Wednesday flights around mid June.


When to Fly to Cairo

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Cairo (CAI) will usually cost between $639 to $888 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid June with an average ticket price of $639. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $927. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $288 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $676 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to CAI flight.

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

PEK to CAI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to CAI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Cairo, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Beijing. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $27 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $694. Return trip prices are from the CAI to PEK 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 PEK to CAI can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 24 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Algerie, Air Astana, Air China, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hainan, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Saudia, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4680 miles or 7532 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to CAI flight is about 9 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Cairo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from PEK to CAI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PEK
Origination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6

Return Airport

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


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