Etihad Airways is preparing to launch seasonal summer flights from Abu Dhabi to the beautiful and historic Egyptian city of Alexandria, one of oldest continuously-inhabited locations in the world and home to the Great Library of Alexandria and one of the ancient world wonders, the Pharos Lighthouse.

This famous coastal city is also a convenient gateway for many of the Egyptian expatriates living in the UAE and planning to return home during the summer holidays.

Shore of Alexandria. Egypt

Between 2 July and 31 August, the Etihad Airways Airbus A320 flights will depart Abu Dhabi at 2:15 PM every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday, arriving in Alexandria at 4:00 PM. Return flights will depart Alexandria at 4:50 PM, arriving back in Abu Dhabi at 10:40.

With the addition of these seasonal services, Etihad Airways will operate a total of 32 flights per week to Egypt – 28 flights to Cairo and four to Alexandria.

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