Alexandria El Nouzha airport (HBE)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


  Passenger Guide


Borg El Arab Airport serves the city of Alexandria and the Nile Delta area, and since 2011 it replaced El Nhouza airport which closed for renovation although the spare parts never materialized. In addition to domestic flights, it has international destinations to Turkey, Libya, and some Middle Eastern countries such as Lebanon, Kuwait, Oman and Saudi Arabia.

Official Website:
Number of terminals - 1 -
Airlines: Aegean Airlines, Air Arabia, Egypt Air, Flight Egypt, Turkish airlines. FlyDubai, Salam Air, Oman Air, Air Cairo, Lybian Airlines, Etihad Airways.
Annual passenger traffic:
Tel: +20.3.459.1484.


The airport is located 40 km (25 miles) to the southwest of the city of Alexandria.

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What services does Alexandria Borg El Arab airport (HBE) facilities include

The airport has duty-free shop, food court, a Vip lounge on the third floor of the terminal, agencies and travel services. 


Accommodation near Alexandria Borg El Arab airport (HBE)

There are no accommodations inside the airport. The nearby options are:

Hilton Alexandria King's Ranch (7.2 km) and Africana Hotel & Spa (7.8 km)


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Public and private transportation

Ridesharing- Uber and Careem operate with the airport

Taxis - Vehicles available in the arrivals area. If you choose taxi, just use those authorized by the airport and ask the fare before the trip.


Car rental agencies

The car rental companies present at the airport are Sixt (tel. +20 122 230 8265) from 10 to 19 hours and Europcar (tel +201066611035) 24 hours and are located outside the arrivals hall.


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Parking services at Alexandria Borg El Arab airport (HBE)

The parking area is located in front of the terminal building and has capacity for 350 vehicles.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to notify their airline about their particular needs at the time of their booking.

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Latest updates: July 16, 2019