Borg El Arab International Airport
Borg El Arab International Airport is placed in Borg El Arab city, 39 kilometers southwest of second largest Egypt’s city Alexandria. The code of airport is recognized as HBE.
The airport started to fully operate after the closure of International Airport of Alexandria in 2010. Currently undergoing expansion and renovation, it serves as a primary entry point to the Nile Delta area.
Borg El Arab Airport receives passengers mostly from Middle East and Africa brought by 16 international carriers. The most known are Air Arabia, Qatar Airlines, Turkish Airlines, EgyptAir, FlyDubai and so on.
Airport facilities include one passenger terminal, created in a shape of boat, runaway 3.4km long and stand for taxi to Borg El Arab International Airport. In addition, it has extended parking lot area for cheap taxi and plenty of decent restaurants inside (Filini, Good Coffee). There are luxury Iberotel Hotel and Africa Hotel within few kilometers and reachable by airport taxi Borg El Arab International Airport.
Passengers will not face any problems with transportation by airport taxi Borg El Arab International Airport at affordable price. It takes around one hour to get to the Alexandria city center by public bus 555. Airport taxi Borg El Arab International Airport fare starts from 50 Egyptian currency, taxi service fee has better to be negotiated before, the taxi from Borg El Arab International Airport ride takes 45 minutes at least.