On this page you will find the articles about the metro in Cairo, ticket prices, taxi fares etc. By offering such information we believe to help our visitors organize better their time in Cairo and get acquainted with the means of transportation in the city, so that they can feel free to explore the city.
Traffic in Cairo can really be chaotic but this is not unexpectable taking into consideration that there are 25 million people living in Cairo. Cairo is one of rare African capitals that has metro. Metro in Cairo works just fine and visitors can use it while in Cairo. Metro will also take you very close to pyramids in Giza so you may use it to visit this destination as well. Metro in Cairo has 3 lines and prices for these 3 lines are different.
If our visitors want to take a TAXI in Egypt, they should keep in mind that there is no start price or any fixed price. Visitors must always bargain with taxi drivers in order to get the best price. If visitors are staying in one of the numerous hotels along the Red Sea coast, they will probably see a taxi desk near the hotel reception desk. Men seated at this desk will usually offer quite unaffordable prices. In order to understand what the right price is, visitors can easily download the UBER app and check the prices for their route.