Air Arabia Egypt launches new route between Cairo and Gizan in KSA

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Cairo, Egypt: Air Arabia Egypt has announced the launch of its new route between Cairo to Gizan in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 

The direct flights will connect Cairo International Airport with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Airport with a frequency of two weekly flights starting from April 9th,2023.

Schedule to Gizan, effective April 9, 2023 (all times local):

Flight Departure Time Arrival Time Aircraft Frequency
E5 585  Cairo  19:25 Gizan  23:30 Airbus A321  Sunday
E5 586  Gizan  00:10 Cairo  02:10 Airbus A321  Monday
E5 585  Cairo 22:30 Gizan 02:35 Airbus A321  Wednesday 
E5 586  Gizan  03:15 Cairo  05:15 Airbus A321  Thursday


Adel Al Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer, Air Arabia, said: “We are glad to further expand our reach to the Saudi market by introducing Gizan as a new destination to

our growing network from our hub in Egypt. This new route will further strengthen the strong cultural ties between Egypt and KSA while providing our passengers with an affordable and convenient connections between the two cities”.

The latest route to Gizan marks the eleventh destination that Air Arabia Egypt flies to in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, after Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, Tabuk, Taif, Al Jouf, Hail, Abha, Gassim, and Medina.

Air Arabia operates a fleet of Airbus A320 and A321 neo-LR aircraft, the most modern and best-selling single aisle aircraft in the world. The cabin configuration across the fleet provides added comfort with one of the most generous seat-pitch of any economy cabin. Air Arabia also offers an innovative and generous loyalty program “Air Rewards” through which passengers can earn, transfer, and spend points. Besides, passengers can enjoy a variety of snacks and meals at affordable prices from Air Arabia onboard “SkyCafe”.

Customers can now book their direct flights between the two cities by visiting Air Arabia’s website, or by calling the call centre or through travel agencies.