Sharm El Sheikh Airport

General information

Sharm El Sheikh Airport is the third busiest airport in Egypt. The airport is mostly used by tourists travelling to and from resorts in the South Sinai region.


Where is Sharm El Sheikh Airport situated?

The airport is located northeast of Sharm El Sheikh. The airport can be reached via El-Salam road.

How many terminals has Sharm El Sheikh Airport?

The airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 is the new and modern terminal, it was inaugurated in May 2007. The old terminal is called Terminal 2.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Sharm El Sheikh Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Egypt.

Airport Distance
Hurghada Airport 106km



The distance from Sharm El Sheikh Airport to the centre of Sharm El Sheikh is 12 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Sharm El Sheikh.

From SSH Airport to Sharm El Sheikh City centre by Car
12 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

Unfortunately, there are no public transport possibilities at this airport. Check out our transportation page for other ways to travel from the airport to the city.

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Sharm El Sheikh Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Sharm El Sheikh is about EGP 50.-. Book your taxi at Sharm El Sheikh Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From SSH Airport to Sharm El Sheikh City centre by Taxi
12 km
20 min
EGP 50.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Sharm El Sheikh Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Hertz, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Sharm El Sheikh Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

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At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Sharm El Sheikh Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Sharm El Sheikh Airport.



Departures and arrivals

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Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Sharm El Sheikh Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Sharm El Sheikh Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • TUI fly Belgium


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Sharm El Sheikh Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Sharm El Sheikh

Four Seasons Resort is a hillside Red Sea diving resort set in Sharm El Sheikh. It boasts 4 pools, 5 restaurants, 3 lounges and a spa. Guests can also benefit from the snorkeling and diving activities available on site.


ElBadry Montazah Sharm El Sheikh, Sharm El Sheikh

Set in Sharm El Sheikh, ElBadry Montazah Sharm El Sheikh features accommodation with a kitchen. A fridge and stovetop are also featured, as well as a kettle. The lodge offers an outdoor pool.


Savoy Sharm El Sheikh, Sharm El Sheikh

Situated directly on the beach and in the center of SOHO Square, this 5-star resort offers lush tropical surroundings and luxurious rooms with satellite TVs.

Hotels in Sharm El Sheikh

Looking for the best hotels in Sharm El Sheikh? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Sharm Reef Resort, Sharm El Sheikh

Located in the Om El Seid cliff area in the centre of Sharm El Sheikh, this hotel features a private beach, 2 outdoor pools with sun-lounger terrace. Naama Bay is a 10-minute drive and Il Mercato Mall is a short walk from the hotel.


Sharm El Sheikh Marriott Resort, Sharm El Sheikh

Situated in the heart of the popular Naama Bay, This Marriott resort offers spacious accommodation overlooking the hotel's tropical gardens, the extensive pool or beach panoramic view. It also features a private beach.


Solymar Naama Bay, Sharm El Sheikh

Solymar Naama Bay is ideally located in the middle of the famous Naama Bay, only 10 minutes away from Sharm. WiFi access is available upon request. It includes an outdoor pool and table tennis.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Sharm El Sheikh Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


From Sharm-El-Sheikh: Ras Mohamed National Park Diving Trip

Enjoy a day trip to the Ras Mohamed National Park in the Red Sea and the opportunity to make 1 or 2 diving stops. Discover the underwater marine life at the White Island, before enjoying a lunch of shish kebabs served onboard the yacht.


Sharm el Sheikh: 2–Hour Glass Bottom Boat Trip

Enjoy an afternoon on a glass bottom boat, see the beautiful coral and fish that Sinai is famous for, all while comfortably above water.

Tour & transport

Private Sharm El Sheikh Airport Transfers

Take the worry out of your arrival at Sharm El Sheikh Airport and book a private transfer to your Sharm El Sheikh hotel. Travel in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles and get a door-to-door service with professional drivers.


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