Alexandria Borg El-Arab Airport (HBA) (HEBA) is one of the most recent international airports that the Egyptian Ministry of Civil Aviation is determined to develop and operate in place of the old Alexandria Nozha Airport to avoid the problems of the height of the surrounding buildings and their impact on the angle of view, air communications, safety and security factors with insufficient land solidity It is suitable for landing aircraft.
The opening of Alexandria International Airport in Borg El-Arab for the year 2010 comes after nearly 3 years of work at a cost of up to $ 52 million on a fenced area of 43,669 square meters and a height of 177 feet serving more than 7 million passengers per year from different nationalities and countries, with a position that accommodates row 11. Airplane at the same time and asphalt stands length of 11,156 feet.
During the report, you can learn about detailed information about the new Alexandria International Airport in terms of its location and the services it provides for passengers traveling through it, the most important instructions and conditions of travel, and the best hotels in Alexandria located near it.
Alexandria Borg El Arab Airport location on the map
Alexandria Borg El-Arab International Airport is located in the Hawarya Bahig area, 14 km from the new city of Borg El-Arab and 43 km in the southwestern direction of the city of Alexandria
To learn more about the location of Alexandria Borg El-Arab Airport, you can see the following map on Google Maps:
Transportation to and from Alexandria International Airport
Alexandria International Airport offers convenient and luxurious transportation to and from there, such as:
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It is an ideal option for residents of the city of Alexandria or the cities near it where they can go with their own cars to the airport and then deposit them in his secure car park, which is managed by Al-Fursan Company, and is fully equipped for long-term parking for a fee.
Taxi (limousine services)
They are comfortable and luxurious private cars on demand managed by certain companies (Egyptian Travel) that have a license to be present on the airport grounds and transport passengers from the terminals 1 & 2 to the hotel or residence for a fee, and they are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
It is the best way to move from / to the airport or between the hotel and the tourist attractions or facilities that are required to go to in the destination country.
The new Alexandria Airport owns offices and car rental platforms belonging to the most famous international companies such as Europe Car, Sixt, Kiddie by Europe Car, Aves.
Uber / Cream application
It is one of the easiest means of transportation to the airport from the city of Alexandria, and you can order a comfortable private car via the Uber or Karim application by subscribing through the following links:
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Alexandria Borg El Arab International Airport provides buses that stop in front of passenger terminals 1 & 2 and head to the new stop in Alexandria, bearing the number 555.
Passenger buildings at Borg El-Arab International Airport
Alexandria Borg El-Arab International Airport includes two terminals for passenger waiting, which can accommodate a total of reception, farewell, and waiting for about one million passengers / year, as the first accommodates about 1000 passengers / hour, while the second capacity reaches 21 thousand 789 square meters.
The most important airlines in Alexandria airport
Alexandria International Airport, Borg El Arab hosts the aircraft of more than 70 airlines from the leading companies in the Middle East and the world, most notably:
Egyptian Airlines: The official national air carrier of the Arab Republic of Egypt and one of the leading companies in operating Airbus A320-214 aircraft, and it provides flights to 80 destinations around the world. For more details about Egypt Air please click here
Egypt Air Arab Airlines: A new Egyptian airline operating in the field of low-cost aviation, with the Airbus A320-231 flying to 5 Arab destinations.
Saudi Arabian Airlines: The official and national air carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, deals with a modern advanced fleet of aircraft, most notably at the Burj Al Arab Airport in Alexandria.
Flynas airlines: the first Saudi private companies operating in the field of aviation at low cost, direct flights to 37 domestic and international destinations, relying on Airbus 319 aircraft at Alexandria International Airport.
Qatar Airways: The official air carrier of the State of Qatar, which directs flights to more than 160 destinations in six continents around the world, relying on a modern fleet of aircraft, most notably at Alexandria Airport in Borg El Arab Airbus A321-231.
Flydubai: An Emirati airline that provides low-cost flights to 12 international destinations, and depends during its flights through Alexandria International Airport on Boeing 737-86N.
Turkish Airlines: The official and national air carrier of the Turkish Republic, flights to about 290 destinations around the world and its fleet at Alexandria Airport depends on EMBRAER 195 AR (ERJ190 – 200IGW), and for more details about Saudi Airlines click here
Jazeera Airways: A Kuwaiti private airline that provides low-cost flights to 18 Arab, Asian and European destinations, based on Boeing 734 aircraft.
Flights to and from Alexandria International Airport
Trips from Alexandria to Riyadh
Trips from Alexandria to Medina
Trips from Alexandria to Dammam
Trips from Alexandria to Jeddah
• Trips from Alexandria to Yanbu
Trips from Alexandria to Kuwait City
Trips from Alexandria to Dubai
Trips from Alexandria to Sharjah
Trips from Alexandria to Istanbul
Trips from Alexandria to Amman Jordan
Things to do while in Alexandria airport
While waiting for your flight at Alexandria Borg El Arab Airport, you can rest and perform several enjoyable leisure activities such as:
Relaxation: The new Alexandria Borg El Arab Airport provides air-conditioned passenger lounges with comfortable seats, entertainment services and high-level facilities, where you can lie back and relax in the calm and use of your computer or mobile phone to start business, surf the Internet and social networks through high-speed wireless internet.
Dining: The luxurious passenger terminal at New Alexandria Airport offers a variety of snacks and delicious foods with juices, soft drinks, tea and coffee provided by EgyptAir Air Services.
A tour of the duty free shops: You can also enjoy a tour of the duty free zone, which is run by EgyptAir and includes various products that are exempt from customs duties.
Duty free goods at Alexandria International Airport vary between cosmetics, clothes, perfumes, accessories, chocolate and candy.
Currency exchange, cash withdrawal and deposit: the passenger terminals at Alexandria International Airport include branches and ATMs belonging to several banks, such as:
Banque Misr, National Bank of Egypt, Banque du Caire, CIB machine, Housing and Development Bank.
Fun and entertainment: Alexandria International Airport offers a fun and entertaining area for young travelers in the passenger terminals.
• Alexandria Borg El-Arab International Airport requires that travelers for all destinations provided by the airlines operating through it need to keep a valid, signed passport, a valid legal entry visa covering the period of stay in the destination country, a valid travel and return travel ticket confirmed by the airline 48 hours before From the date of the trip, at least, the certificate of necessary vaccinations required by the destination country.
As for the baggage policy, it differs according to the airline that the passenger travels through and that must be adhered to and pay the excess baggage fees determined by the company at the airport, knowing that Alexandria International Airport provides baggage packaging and scanning services to store the information installed on it and its location on the progress of the examination to retrieve it Easily and saved from damage or loss.
• New Alexandria Airport also provides 8 offices to log in and complete travel procedures, indicated accurately by flight information shown on the modern plasma screens or the audio system in Arabic and English.
• The incoming traveler to Alexandria International Airport on board one of the flights he hosts on his land must adhere to stamping his passport with the return stamp through 10 offices provided by the airport, receiving his luggage after examining it from one of the three belts, then submitting to customs procedures.
Finally, Alexandria Airport prohibits smoking in passenger halls or administrative offices and their environs in accordance with the provisions of the law, while providing covered areas with good ventilation for smokers.
Car rental from Borg El Arab Airport in Alexandria
Alexandria Airport provides car rental service through platforms and work offices belonging to the most famous international car rental companies such as:
Europcar One of the leading and world famous car rental companies that owns several offices and branches in Europe and the Middle East, one of which is in Alexandria Borg El Arab International Airport, in addition to another branch in downtown Alexandria, the company office in Borg El Arab Airport got an excellent rating of 9.4 / 10 thanks to the staff Multiple branches, fast recovery procedures, car cleanliness … read more
Keddy by Europcar One of the leading global car rental companies that have different branches in several cities and countries around the world, one of which is the branch of Alexandria International Airport in Borg El Arab and has a rating of 7/10 thanks to the commitment to delivery and receipt times in the predetermined place, the quality and cleanliness of the rental car … read more
Avis One of the global car rental companies that owns several branches and offices of agents around the world, two of which are in the city of Alexandria (Corniche Road – Cecil Hotel), and you can rent your car easily by ordering it through the website by clicking Here
Sixt One of the world’s leading companies in the field of comfortable and high-end luxury car rental, which owns a platform (branch) inside Alexandria International Airport, and you can order your car easily by pressing Here
Hotels near Alexandria International Airport
The new periphery of Alexandria Airport includes 4 hotels with several other accommodation options such as hotel apartments and chalets that offer high-level facilities and services. This section deals with the best closest hotels from Alexandria International Airport in Borg El Arab according to previous guest reviews, which are:
It is one of the best 5-star hotels in Alexandria, and it is 14.4 km from Alexandria International Airport, equivalent to a 16-minute drive.
Summary of Arab visitor ratings
The hotel is rated very good thanks to the amenities, facilities, cleanliness, location, price appropriate for the services provided, free internet.
It is one of the best 4-star Egypt hotels in Alexandria, and it is 10.5 km from Alexandria’s Borg El Arab Airport. It is equivalent to driving for 14 minutes.
Summary of Arab visitor ratings
The hotel got a very good rating thanks to the cleanliness, comfort, facilities, affordable price for the services provided, location, free internet.
It is one of the best 5-star hotels in Alexandria, and it is 17.5 km from the Borg El Arab Airport in Alexandria, equivalent to driving for 19 minutes.
Summary of Arab visitor ratings
The hotel got a good rating of 6.6 thanks to the staff, the free internet, the location, the comfort, the price for the services provided, the cleanliness, the facilities.