OverviewTransport options at Cairo Airport: Taxis to central Cairo are situated outside of Arrivals - they take about half an hour and cost about 80LE. - opt for the white taxis with meters - or negotiate price for cabs with no meters.
Public air-conditioned buses to downtown Cairo: number 362 to Elmounib, 356 to Tahrir & 799 to Shubra - Ramsis.
New 'Cairo Airport Shuttle Bus' departs the terminals every 30 minutes to Heliopolis, Nasr-City, Downtown Cairo, Giza, Mohandesin, Zamalek, Maadi & Haram's Pyramids. Inquire at customer assistance counters located in the Arrivals Hall or at curbside of T1 & T3. Reservations are recommended (tel. +20 2 2265 5000).
(The current red-colored 'Mini Metro' trains run on elevated rails, divided by incoming and outgoing rail lanes.)
An extended Cairo Metro Line is to reach Cairo Airport by 2019.