Traveling with animals
Only cats and dogs are accepted for transportation. In advance booking and payment through an online chat not less than 24 hours before departure, the cost of transportation of animals in the luggage compartment with a total weight of 10 to 20 kg - 150 USD, weighing from 21 to 32 kg - 200 USD.
Under the same conditions, for a carriage of animals up to 8 kg, a discount of 50% of the cost of the standard fare is applied.
|Transportation of a guide-dog performing its support function (BLND)||Charge free|
|Pet transportation in a luggage compartment||from 8 to 32 kg (including weight of container) – 15 c.u./1kg (when travelling with a pet from 23 to 32 kg Airline reconciliation is needed)|
|Pet transportation in a cabin||up to 8 kg including weight of container, measures less than 45х36х26cm – 70 c.u. one way (is not included in the rate of registered baggage)|
Please note: Required booking in advance!
Features of animals transportation
For animals arriving at Hurghada:
In addition to the standard documents that must be prepared by the passenger for departure, upon arrival at the airport in Hurghada, the animal will need to be tested for COVID-19 at a cost of 1100 L.E. at the Veterinary Quarantine Service of the airport. A certificate only from this service with a negative COVID-19 test result is an acceptable animal for crossing the border.
For animals departing from Hurghada:
In addition to the standard documents, the passenger must obtain the official permission of the Veterinary Quarantine Service of the airport, no later than 5 working days before departure.
Contacts of service employees:
Quarantine MNGR: Dr Alaa Saleh
Quarantine DEPUTY MNGR: Dr Mohamed
All animals arriving at Sharm el-Sheikh Airport, except for standard medical certificates and documents, must have tested negative for COVID-19 at least 72 hours before arrival. The animal should be tested at the point of departure, as there is no such possibility at Sharm el-Sheikh Airport.