EGYPTAIR to launch route from Cairo to Dublin
EGYPTAIR is to launch a year-round direct Dublin-Cairo service, commencing on 2 June 2022. The route will be operated four times per week and will be Ireland’s first scheduled service to Egypt.
“We’re very pleased to welcome EGYPTAIR to Ireland and to add Cairo to Dublin Airport’s extensive route network,” said Vincent Harrison, Managing Director, Dublin Airport. “Cairo is one of the world’s great cities and we will be working closely with EGYPTAIR to promote this new route, which will be welcomed by both business and leisure travellers.”
Captain Amr Nabil, Chairman & CEO, EGYPTAIR, commented: “We are glad to announce the cooperation with Dublin Airport to link Egypt and Ireland as of 2 June. We as EGYPTAIR expect potential traffic between the two countries connecting the customers to beyond Dublin and Cairo on EGYPTAIR extended network in the Middle East and Africa with state-of-the-art fleet of aircraft. EGYPTAIR is planning to operate its newest A320 NEO. Due to Ireland’s significant location on the western part of the European continent, Dublin Airport represents a strategic hub for passengers flying to Egypt’s top leisure destinations; namely Sharm El-Sheikh, Hurghada, Luxor and Aswan, in addition to EGYPTAIR network reaching more than 40 destinations in the Middle East and Africa and more destinations would be added in the near future.”