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        Siwa - Marsa Matrouh:
                        Microbus    Anytime. L.E. 15.00 
                        Coach: 13:00. L.E. 15.00
        Siwa - Marsa Matrouh - Alex:
                        Coach: 7:00, 10:00, 15:00, 22:00 (Daily) LE 33-35
        Siwa - Cairo:

                        Coach: 20:00 (Sat,Mon,Thur) L.E. 60.00
Note: All times and fares may change. Please check at the relevant bus station.

  • Siwa (for charter flights visit http://www.infltcon.com/  );
  • Marsa Matrouh (flights from Cairo).
  • Alamein
  • Burg Al Arab, Alexandria
  • Cairo
Nearest airport:
Return from Siwa
  • Alexandria;
  • Port Said;
  • Suez
Nearest port for cruise ships or arrival in Egypt by sea:

Travelling from Alexandria:
By coach:
leaves from behind Sidi Gaber Station daily at 9 am; returns from Siwa 8 am and 10 am. Journey time: 10 hours.

By car:
approximate journey time: 4 hours to Marsa Matrouh; 3 hours from Marsa Matrouh to Siwa.
Many hotels in Marsa Matrouh offer day trips to Siwa.
Marsa Matrouh
Travelling from Cairo:
By coach:

leaves from Almaza Bus Station, Heliopolis. Direct, three times a week, every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 19:15. Price per seat is 60EGP. Trip duration is between 10 & 12 hours.
By car:
approximate journey time Cairo to Wadi Natrun 2 hours; Wadi Natrun to lamein 1.5 hours; Alamein to Marsa Matrouh 2 hours; Marsa Matrouh to Siwa 3 hours.
Travelling to Siwa
We can transport you from Cairo or Alexandria. Pick up at airport or your hotel/residence.
Siwa Safari Gardens Hotel is open all year round. The best time to visit is from October to May; June to August is quiet!