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London Alexandria

A direct flight between London to Alexandria takes four hours and 39 minutes. Many major airlines carry this route, and will depart from London City, Heathrow, Stansted, and Gatwick, with the majority leaving from Heathrow. Airlines which offer a flight from London to Alexandria include Turkish Airlines, Egyptair, Swiss, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, and Alitalia. The online comparison tool can be used to arrange your ideal cheap flight to Alexandria at your desired date and time.The only airline to offer a direct flight from London to Alexandria is Egyptair, departing from Heathrow. All other airlines will require a transfer from another city such as Istanbul or Frankfurt.Your destination is El Nouzha airport, which takes 16 minutes to travel into the city centre from there. The airport has car rental services, as well as taxi hire and an airport provided shuttle bus service. A taxi will cost approximately 80 Egyptian Pounds (7.10), whereas a bus will cost 50 Pounds (4.40).

Cheap London - Alexandria Flights

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Sightseeing Alexandria 1 Bibliotheca Alexandrina

The Library of Alexandria is one of the most famous and mysterious ancient structures in history. Located close to the site of the original library, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina is a must see in the city. Upon entering, you will instantly appreciate the thought of being surrounded by thousands of years of gathered knowledge.

2 Roman Amphitheatre

Dating back to the days when Egypt was a client state of Rome, the ruins of the amphitheatre are well preserved, and offer a glimpse of Roman influence in the area. Much of the surrounding area is still being unearthed by archaeologists.

3 Mosque of Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi

The Mosque dates back to the 13th century, making it one of the oldest still standing religious sites in the city. The interior is decorated with extravagant artworks, chandeliers, shag piles, and sculptures. The surrounding area has many public parks and water features.

4 Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa

Dating back to the Roman period, the catacombs are an ancient series of tombs delving deep into the ground. There are many ancient Egyptian carvings and hieroglyphics etched into the walls. The ideal time to visit is in the morning before the other tourists arrive.

5 Mamoura Beach

Located along the main El Geish Road, the golden sands of Mamoura Beach are lined with palm trees and outdoor bistros and cafes. Ideal for an afternoon meal or relaxing in the sun, the beach will be on every visitor's must see list.

Required travel documents for Egypt

The time difference between London and Alexandria is two hours. A biometric passport will be ideal in travelling to Egypt as it will speed up the customs process. There have been many recent protests and demonstrations in the major cities, and it is advised to keep well clear of any such gatherings as they often quickly turn violent. It is highly advised to remain in the cities and other tourist areas. Always remember to arrange a comprehensive travel insurance policy before departing for Egypt.
Egypt is a country full of unique shopping outlets and some of the world's most famous landmarks.