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Egyptair is 100% state owned and is the flag carrier airline of Egypt. The airline, Egyptair, began operations in 1932 with flights between Egypt's two major cities, Cairo and Alexandria. The airline is headquartered in Cairo; The international airport of the Egyptian capital is the main hub of the airline.
Egyptair is considered the second largest carrier among the countries of the Arab world and is one of the largest airlines in Africa. EgyptAir has been a member of the international aviation community Star Alliance since 2008, thus becoming the first representative from the Middle East.
The Egyptair logo is interesting and symbolic - it is the head of a falcon that belonged to Horus, the sky and sun god, one of the most revered gods of ancient Egyptian mythology. This blue emblem was introduced in 2008 and is often applied to the tail and side of the company's aircraft.
The company, which has nearly 70 aircraft in its fleet, flies to 90 different destinations around the world.
For EgyptAir international flights, check-in at the airport opens 3 hours before the scheduled departure time and closes 60 minutes before.
For domestic flights, airport check-in opens 2 hours before the scheduled departure time and closes 30 minutes before.
Online check-in opens 48 hours before the flight departure time on the official website of the airline and closes 90 minutes before.
The allowable dimensions and weight of both baggage and cabin baggage depend on the fare for which the ticket was booked. In addition, the tariffs vary depending on whether the flight is domestic or international.
In the cabin of the aircraft; 2 pieces of hand luggage up to 8 kg (1 piece) in economy class and 8 kg in Business class and First Class are allowed. Dimensions should not exceed 23x40x55 cm.
You have 2 pieces of baggage of 23 kg each for Economy class and 2 pieces of 32 kg each for Business class and First Class. The maximum allowable size of a piece of luggage must not exceed 158 cm in the sum of the three dimensions. The free baggage allowance for children under the age of two is 23 kg (1 piece).
Egyptair applies a special excess baggage fee to all sports equipment that exceeds the free baggage allowance. The following sports equipment can be carried as checked baggage: archery equipment, bicycles, fishing equipment, golf equipment, scuba diving equipment and skis/snowboards.
The following sports equipment must be transported as cargo: tandem bikes, gliders, canoes and surfboards.
EgyptAir offers online seat selection for a small fee or free of charge, depending on your flight reservation. This service includes the possibility to choose first row seats, exit seats or any other window, aisle or middle seat in economy class.
The EgyptAir Plus frequent flyer program offers four membership tiers, namely Blue Card, Silver Card, Gold Card and Platinum Card. The benefits and privileges received by EgyptAir Plus members depend on the level of membership held. Passengers can present their membership card at the check-in counter before the flight to accumulate miles. Accumulated miles can be exchanged for extra baggage, flight class upgrades, free EgyptAir airline tickets, and more.
Food & Beverage
EgyptAir offers detailed menu options to be served in the cabin. In this context, it offers high standard Halal food as well as a variety of beverages including water and juices.
Every Economy class passenger will receive a refreshment on board. For example, on long-haul flights, passengers can enjoy a menu of bread and salad alongside main dishes such as pasta and chicken; In addition, cake is served for dessert. Each menu is prepared with fresh ingredients, making the flight even more enjoyable.
Every passenger in EgyptAir Business Class is offered catering with a full menu from appetizers to main courses and even desserts. Everything is served in quite luxurious tableware. If you are on a diet program or have special food conditions, passengers can inform EgyptAir staff prior to departure so that the served menu can be adjusted.
Egyptair's newest Airbus A220-300 aircraft is equipped with in-flight wifi facilities. Egyptair also has video streaming services and OnAir calling services. Passengers have to pay a certain amount of money to use all these services.
Passengers can choose their preferred internet package, from 6 USD for 60 Mb up to 25 USD for 300 Mb.
Egypt Air only allows your cat and dog friends to be taken into the cabin. The airline must be notified at least 48 hours in advance that the passenger is planning to fly with their pet. For transportation in the cabin, the weight of the pet should not exceed 8 kg including the carrier, and the box dimensions should not exceed 55*40*20 cm.
Pets with a maximum weight of 32 kg are accepted in the checked baggage area.
It is vital that your little friend with whom you will travel has a minimum of 8 weeks, healthy and travel permission. You should pay attention to these details to avoid any surprises at the airport.
EgyptAir has two airport lounges at Cairo International Airport. The waiting rooms named Alioth Lounge and Al Genah Lounge are located on the third floor of Terminal 3. In these two waiting rooms, passengers can enjoy a wide selection of food, snacks and drinks while taking advantage of other facilities, such as computers, WiFi connections and meeting rooms. This waiting room is also open to passengers of other Star Alliance airlines.
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The airline operates flights to many different destinations, the most popular of which are the following: Cairo - Aswan, Sharm El Sheikh - Hurghada, Hurghada - Cairo, Kuala Lumpur - Bangkok, Bangkok - Johor Bahru, Hurghada - Alexandria, Larnaca - Sharm el-Sheikh, Sharm el-Sheikh - Cairo and Cairo - Sharm el-Sheikh.
Open your web browser on your smartphone and visit egyptair.com. Go to the online check-in page.
- Enter your surname, reservation code or e-ticket number in the form.
- If there are people traveling in the same reservation, select all the people and select your preferred seat from the seat map.
- You will need to print your boarding pass to complete the check-in process.
- Enter your email address or mobile phone number to complete the check-in process and receive an Electronic Boarding Pass.
Airbus A220-300, Airbus A320, Airbus A321, Airbus A330-200, Airbus A330-300, Airbus A340-200, Boeing 737-500, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 777-200, Boeing 777-300
Cairo International Airport, Terminal 3, Departures Hall, Cairo, Egypt
+202 2696 6798, +202 9007 0000
+202 2635 38 61