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Nile Air


132 reviews
Headquarters: Cairo International Airport Terminal 1, Cairo 11861 Egypt 011 20 2 26968000 Website
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Level 1 Contributor
5 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago
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You get a pretty good flight for low cost. Also luggage allowance is up to 2 bags. In flight service is very good and everyone was courteous.

International Economy Cairo - Istanbul
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Thank PamelaH1132
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First you have to understand that is a local egyptian AIRLINE and wanted to go to Cairo urgently and found no place on others AIRLINES . Decided to go and to tell you the truth the worst service the worst planes you feel you are in 1970 where the plane shakes on take off and you Pray Allah for landing...

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International Economy Jeddah - Cairo

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Thank Tq e
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Flight was delayed again and again. By 4 hours at the end. Took bloody ages to get luggage. At some moment the passengers started a fight with the staff. Thought that 2 hours between flights is enough for a transfer (in from Sheikh, out to London). Was advised by Nile Air staff that it is far too risque. Followed their...

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Domestic Economy Cairo - Sharm El Sheikh

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Thank Eugene A
Cairo, Egypt
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bad experience, the traveling time was changed without informing us, the security people are not polite.

Domestic Economy Cairo - Sharm El Sheikh
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Thank Nabil M
Cairo, Egypt
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was planning to fly to Cairo from sharm El sheikh on a business trip. I have chosen to fly with Nike air. I must say that it was a very pleasant one. Airoplane was spacious airbus 321, very clean. Service was very good. Also the snack on board was good I must say it is a great experience.

Domestic Economy Sharm El Sheikh - Cairo
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Thank Galal E
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I traveled from OEGS airport in KSA to Cairo airport about two and a half hours of flight time, the flight was on time, service was good, the economy seats for the 800$ worth of ticket was very squeezed, however, I know that's typical for regional airlines when it comes to operate A320s and B737s jets. The flight was very...

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International Economy Riyadh - Cairo

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Thank Alaa R
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed September 17, 2018

not reliable plan is too cheap I dont recommended at all prise is too much comaring with service timing is terrible

International Economy Kuwait City - Alexandria
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Thank Islam K
Fort Worth, Texas
Level 6 Contributor
124 reviews
344 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Old decrepit plane. Dirty seats, no head rest cover, dirty floor. Broken shades. Terrible sandwich. Announcements in Arabic. Had do go to counter to ask about the flight. Will avoid flying again. Crew was accommodating.

Domestic Economy Cairo - Sharm El Sheikh
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Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
12 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

I recently returned from Egypt. Booked flight from sharm to cairo on nile air. Budget air uk failed to send tickets. When I checked with them they said yes you are right you were not ticketed. I booked the same flight again at a different price and instantly received email confirmation and tickets. I checked my august statement and noticed...

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Domestic Economy Sharm El Sheikh - Cairo

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Thank scoobz786
Cairo, Egypt
Level 5 Contributor
45 reviews
9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2018

The flight was on time.The cabin is clean and good leg space. Meal box is served while duration is 45minutes (2 sandwiches and juice) very convenient.

Domestic Economy Cairo - Sharm El Sheikh
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About Nile Air
Nile Air (NP) is Egypt’s largest private full service carrier operating scheduled and charter services from Cairo and Alexandria to emerging airports in the region in addition to domestic destinations inside Egypt with a fleet of Airbus A320-200 and Airbus A321-200 aircraft. Nile Air features two classes (Business Class and Economy Class).

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