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Flights to Sharm El Sheikh in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 2% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price£366Average for round-trip flights in May 2021
Round-trip from£154From London to Sharm el-Sheikh

COVID Restrictions

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Can I fly to Sharm El Sheikh right now?

Yes, there are currently restrictions on flights to Sharm El Sheikh along with the rest of Egypt. Before you book or search for flights, consider the following restrictions: Egypt has suspended all international flights except humanitarian, repatriation, and United Nations flights with a pre-authorization from the Egyptian Civil Aviation Authority. Aircrafts in a state of emergency or making technical landings may also enter the country.. If you are looking to book a trip to Sharm El Sheikh and are outside of the restricted areas, please take the proper precautions and stay informed about travelling during COVID-19.

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Cheapest prices for Sharm El Sheikh flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Sharm El Sheikh found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£284
February
£297
March
£326
April
£393
May
£339
June
£338
July
£400
August
£395
September
£319
October
£366
November
£296
December
£295
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Sharm El Sheikh is currently January; with July being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Sharm El Sheikh?

Average Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
LON - SSH
Price
£284 - £537
SSH
Temperature
22 - 37 °C
SSH
Rainfall
0 - 7 mm

Peak Season:

The peak season in Sharm el-Sheikh is long due to the great weather, running from April to October time so secure your flight tickets early to save money. Book your flights to Sharm el-Sheikh for July time to experience the annual International Shopping and Tourism Festival. You can make great savings as hotels, shops and restaurants all give discounts to encourage more tourists. June to August can be quite unbearable with the heat however the breeze coming off the coasts helps keep you cool. The season calms down around September to October and from March to May, making it an ideal time to find cheap flights to Sharm el-Sheikh. The temperatures still maintain their heat but you’ll find the beaches a lot more peaceful with less crowds. Book your flights to Sharm el-Sheikh in April and head to the International Camel Competition to witness and quirky alternative to horse racing. You’ll find some of the best camels there ready to win the title of the ‘Fastest camel in the whole of Sinai’.

Off season:

You can find cheap flights to Sharm el-Sheikh from November to February, and whilst the temperatures are still warm, rain is common during the months. The weather tends to be a lot more bearable than the summer months so many tourists have begun booking cheap flights to Sharm el-Sheikh then to save money on their flight tickets.

When is the best time to book a flight to Sharm El Sheikh?

The cheapest flights to Sharm el-Sheikh can be found in January, before they start creeping up and practically double in price by the time summer comes. If you book in advance you can find good deals on your flight tickets, and if you travel during a festival or special event expect prices to be much higher than other times of the year. If you can be more flexible with your dates then book your flights to Sharm el-Sheikh a couple of months in advance around spring or winter for the best deals. Sitting on either side of the plane will offer you spectacular views, with the right hand side giving you the Raw Mohammed National Park, and the left giving you the Sharm.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Sharm El Sheikh?

At the moment, Wednesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Sharm El Sheikh. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Sharm El Sheikh?

At the moment, flights in the morning are likely to offer the best value for money for your Sharm El Sheikh trip. A flight at midday will more often than not be of higher cost.

How long is the flight to Sharm el-Sheikh?

Flights from London (All airports) to Sharm el-Sheikh – 5 hours 20 minutes

Flights from Manchester to Sharm el-Sheikh – 5 hours 35 minutes

Flights from Birmingham to Sharm el-Sheikh – 5 hours 20 minutes

Flights from Glasgow to Sharm el-Sheikh – 5 hours 45 minutes

Which airlines operate flights to Sharm el-Sheikh?

Monarch, easyJet, British Airways and Thomas Cook all operate flights to Sharm el-Sheikh throughout the week, and the prices aren’t too bad. Monarch is a comfortable airline to fly with although they aren’t the cheapest option, although they are cheaper than British Airways for checked in baggage with prices starting at around £17.00. British Airways do provide complimentary food and drink on their flights to Sharm el-Sheikh though which can more than compensate for the extra baggage costs.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

The airport is just 18km North-East of the city, and there are three options to get you from there to the city to start your vacation. You can choose to get a taxi to your hotel or any part of the neighbourhood, or anywhere for that matter. Make sure to agree on a price before you get in to save yourself the hassle of being overcharged. It’s also a good idea to speak to a few different drivers and make out you have other potential options to give yourself a better chance of haggling and agreeing a good price. There are minibuses you can get from outside of Terminal 1, pay as you get onboard and just tell the driver where you wish to be dropped off as there are no bus stops along the route. Finally you can rent a car although this isn’t a great idea unless you are familiar with driving around Egypt. The airport is only 15 minutes away by car so if you’re not planning to explore further your best bet is either the bus or taxi.

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Sharm el-Sheikh?

Travellers will need to book flights to Ophira (SSH) if they wish to fly to Sharm el-Sheikh. The Sharm el-Sheikh airport is 6.4 mi from the city centre.

Cheap flights to Sharm el-Sheikh in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SSH flights for May, June
21 May - 5 Jun
£178pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton
7 Jun - 15 Jun
£195pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LTN
London Luton
28 May - 29 May
£210pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

Sharm el-Sheikh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sharm el-Sheikh found for this year
17 Nov - 24 Nov
£132pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
19 Jul - 3 Aug
£154pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
3 Jul - 10 Jul
£158pp
LTN
London Luton
easyJet
 
1 STOP
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton

Last minute flights to Sharm el-Sheikh

Late deals on return flights to Sharm el-Sheikh, departing today and this week
21 May - 5 Jun
£178pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton
22 May - 22 May
£244pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
19 May - 27 May
£257pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
SSH
Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

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