Cairo International Airport, HECA, is located in the capital of Egypt, Cairo, at the crossroads of Africa, the Middle East, Europe and the Persian Gulf. It is the busiest airport in Egypt. Cairo International Airport is recognized as the gateway to Africa and the Middle East, and a regional hub for millions of visitors to Egypt from around the globe.
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1. Visas are required by everyone with the exception of travelers holding passports from the following countries, who can obtain visas on arrival. The below mentioned countries will be granted an immediate tourism entry visa in Egypt for a period of 1 month with USD 25 in Cash:
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, U.S.A., United Kingdom.
2. State Security approval; Citizens of the following countries need a prior approval from the Egyptian State Security Authorities in addition to holding a visa: (Processing Time Minimum 3 Months):
Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Mauritania, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Yemen.