Egypt is a country with numerous
cities, but the most important of them are in a number of
35. Alexandria - is one of the most important cities in
Egypt; is located in the north-central area of the country.
Alexandria's area code is (0)3. So, if you want to call
someone in this city, you have to follow the rule of calling
anywhere in Egypt, meaning that you have to dial the Egypt's
code (20) + the Alexandria's area code (3) + the phone
number of the person you want to call.
Aswan - is situated in the Egypt's south and the literally
translation of its Egyptian name means “trade”. The
area code is (0) 97, so calling in this city implies the
same rule: 20 + 97 + the phone number of the person you are
Banha – is an Egyptian city called by the Egyptians “The
Benha of honey". It is located at 30 minutes from the
Cairo`s north. Banha's area code is (0) 13.
Beni Suef (or Bani Suwayf) - it is famous for its alabaster
and carpets and it is located at 115 km from the Cairo`s
south. Beni Suef`s area code is: (0) 82.
Cairo - is the capital of Egypt and one of the most visited
cities in the world. The city is situated in the north of
Egypt, have more than 7 million people and numerous
touristic attractions. The Cairo's area code is (0) 2.
Suez – is located in the Egypt's north-east and it is known
for its two harbors: Port Tawfiq and Port Ibrahim. Suez's
area code is: (0) 62.
Tanta – is famous for its sweets and it is situated at the
94 km from the Cairo's north. This city's area code is: (0)
Luxor – this city located in the south of Egypt is called
“the greatest open-air museum in the world” and it is a real
treasure of attractions like temples, monuments, the Valley
of the Queens and the Valley of the Kings. Luxor's area code
is: (0) 95.
Al Isma'iliyah (Ismailia) – is situated on the Suez
west bank. The city has more visitors from Egypt than from
other countries. Ismailia's area code is: (0) 64.
Giza – is located on the Nile's west bank and it is very
famous and visited fro the Giza Pyramids, the Sphinx, and
the ancient mortuary complex. Giza's area code is: (0) 18.
Port Said (Bur Said) – is situated close to the Suez Canal,
in the North-East part of Egypt. The city has numerous old
houses which make it special, and it is an important
industrial harbor. Port Said's area code is: (0) 66.
Another important code area are: Kafer El sheik: (0) 47, Red
Sea: (0) 65, Sadat: (0) 48, 10th of Ramadan: (0) 15,
Damanhohr: (0) 45, Marsa Matrrouh: (0) 46, Zagazig: (0) 55,
Salheya: (0) 16, Minia: (0) 86, El arish: (0)68, Sohag: (0)
93, Qunea: (0) 96, Wadi El gedid (Oases): (0) 92, Spare: (0)