Hotel Accommodation Rules

​​Egyptair Transit Accommodation (Layover Service)

As a special courtesy to our passengers, in certain cases where an itinerary calls for a long stopover in Cairo, egyptair airlines may provide hotel accommodation , meals and ground transportation for passengers facing extended transit times in cairo for the following general conditions:

  • The connecting flight time must be equal or exceeding six hours for business class and (subclasses Y,B for economy class)
  • The connecting flight time must be equal or exceeding eight hours for economy class.
  • Layover services shall be provided for a maximum duration of 24 hours.
  • Layover services shall be provided only when passenger arrive on last available flight and travel on first available connecting flight.
  • Code share tickets if the passenger arriving on EGYPTAIR flights as the operating carrier.
  • Group fares ( more than 10 passengers ) with G fare after an approval from issuing office.

Egyptair will not bear layover expenses either acting as delivering or receiving carrier as following:

  • Passengers holding two separate tickets.
  • Discounted fares (50% or more ).

The accommodation service is available only at Cairo Airport for passengers arriving from international flights and departing onto international flights.​

The confirmation of your hotel is subject to the room availability at cairo airport transfer desk , and the confirmation does not guarantee entry into Egypt .This is entirely at the discretion of the Egyptian immigration authority , EGYPTAIR airlines is not liable in the event entry is not permitted.