Hurghada Airport Duty Free

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About Hurghada Airport (HRG)

IATA/ICAO Code:
HRG/HEGN
Address:
Airport rd., Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate 84511, Egypt
City: Hurghada
Country:
Egypt
Phone:
+20 65 3414213
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WelcometoHurghadaInternationalAirport
Arrivals: Hurghada Airport (HRG) Arrivals
Departures: Hurghada Airport (HRG) Departures
Latitude/Longitude
27.17830086, 33.79940033
Map: Click to view airport map
Reviews:
Hurghada Airport Duty Free
3.7 rating based on 12,345 ratings
Overall rating: 3.7 out of 5 based on 10 reviews.
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Hurghada Airport (IATA: HRG, ICAO: HEGN), is an airport serving the Hurghada area in Egypt. Scroll down or click here to see what Hurghada Airport shops, bars, restaurants, cafes, and facilities we have in our Duty Free Information 2022 Database. Currently in our database we have information on 3 shops, 4 cafes, and 3 restaurants at Hurghada Airport. If you believe this data is out of date or incorrect in any way, please contact us and we will get our team of researchers to correct our data.

This airport has two asphalt runways 4,000 meters in length and two terminals. There is a construction project in the works that will create a new terminal complex that can handle 13 million passengers annually. It is planned with 72 check-in desks and 20 gates. Currently, HRG is the second busiest Egyptian airport and a European vacation destination.

HRG sees over 50 airlines moving on and off the tarmac with most of those flights being seasonal charter flights. There are numerous shops, food and drink establishments and play lots for the children. There is no place to hold a conference on the premise, but within a five-minute drive, there are several hotels with conference centers. There is a VIP lounge at the airport, but reservations are needed.

Rental cars are limited, but parking is available for both short- and long-term close to the terminal. Transportation by bus, taxi or car is the most common way to get to and from the airport.

How far away is Hurghada Airport from from the centre of Hurghada?

It takes approximately 21 mins to drive the 7.8 mi (12.6 kilometres) between the centre of Hurghada and Hurghada Airport, making it accessible enough to facilitate and accommodate any travel plans. Make sure you arrive in time to take the opportunity to explore the duty-free shopping opportunities located inside HRG airport, where you can purchase exclusive perfumes and colognes, cigarattes, alcohol, food items, confectionery, and souvenirs from Egypt.

What are the parking options at Hurghada Airport?

External parking options are available. Don't forget that you can also opt to leave your car at home, thanks to the many public transportation alternatives that can take you to and from Hurghada Airport.

Frequently Asked Questions

Duty free shopping is when you can purchase goods that have had the duty/tax (usually taxes like import, VAT, and sales tax) waivered by the government, therefore reducing the prices that you would normally expect to pay in a standard shop or website. Duty free shops are usually found at airports or sea terminals, but you can also sometimes purchase duty free goods during international flights or on cruises.

Anyone travelling internationally (between two different countries) is eligible to purchase duty free items.

The term 'duty' refers to the tax that you pay if you bring a product from one country to another. i.e. if you bought some perfume in the United Kingdom, and then flew to Germany you might have to pay tax in both countries. Most governments do not charge the duty on products bought when you are leaving that country, which means that the customer doesn't have to pay the tax twice. This usually only applies when you are leaving the country, i.e. it is for export purposes only.

As the price for items bought in duty free shops often have the duty taken off the RRP, it can make them a lot cheaper than if you bought the goods in a normal shop. However, there are usually limits on how much you can buy on your trip, and these limits will vary from country to country, and also vary from item to item (i.e. there will be different limits on alcohol and cigarettes).

The most popular items in duty free shops are usually the products that are most heavily taxed, i.e. alcohol, perfumes, and tobacco. Duty free inventories will vary from country to country, and also from airport to airport. In larger airports, you may even find different prices in the numerous shops - remember it's always best to shop around! Make sure you check our database to see all the shops at each airport, and then you can invesigate the prices at each one.

Sadly, you can't just turn up at a duty free shop with several empty suitcases and fill them up with goodies! Restrictions will be in place, and these can vary from country to country. You will only be allowed to buy certain amounts of different types of products. Tobacco, alcohol, and perfumes are usually the products that are most likely to be subject to the stricter allowances. Make sure you check whilst purchasing, or else you run the risk of your items being confiscated upon arrival at your destination's customs.

No. Duty free is only available to travellers who are flying from one country to another country.

Yes. Many duty free shops will allow you to pre-order any purchases online before your journey. You will need your boarding pass and passport when you pick the items up from the airport shop.

What is there to do upon arrival at Hurghada Airport?

Once you arrive at the airport, you have the option to fuel up for your journey ahead by grabbing a bite to eat at any of the 7 available restaurants and cafes, or why not head straight for the duty-free shopping opportunities at the 3 different shops around Hurghada Airport? Get a last-minute gift for a loved one, or spoil yourself with a well-deserved souvenir from your trip.

Hurghada Airport shops, restaurants, and facilities

Shops, bars, restaurants, cafes, and facilities at Hurghada Airport include:

Burger King
Caffè Ritazza
Egypt 30th Tent
  • +20653440353
EgyptAir Duty free
  • Closes 11pm
El Fayrouz
  • +20653447276
El Mashrabeya Coffee Shop
  • +20653443637
  • 24 hours
Good Old English Pub
Kafficho Coffee
  • +20653453091
Negroni Pizza
Nile Pharaohs Souvenir Shop
Segafredo
  • 24 hours

What airlines operate passenger services out of Hurghada Airport?

The following airlines all fly passenger services out of Hurghada Airport:

Hurghada Airport Reviews

★★★☆☆
A bit sweaty.
- Callum Richards

★★★★★
If your aircraft is served by Egypt Air (I mean ground handling) Do not wait for good service, but the new terminal looks nice...
- Andrey

★★★☆☆
It's dangerous. It's a tent!!!
- Callum Richards

★★★★☆
Неплохо
- Bandura Sergii

★★★★☆
Organisation...
- Florian Bourlat

★★★★☆
Nothing very special
- Gergely Lázár

★★★★☆
Aéroport sympa.
- Thomas

★★☆☆☆
Frighteningly unconcerned security staff. Passed through a metal detector and nobody even noticed me. Guy at the X-ray monitor was checking his phone instead of looking at the display while having his legs on a table.
- AdosKokos

★★★★☆
The terminal area was new and fresh, but egyptions were screaming to hurry up to all of the passengers and the atmosphere was like in the egyption market. Wi-Fi wasn't working. Everything was quick though.
- Dmytro

★★★★☆
Аэропорт Хургады очень похож на рынок. Цены в Дюти Фри не чуть не ниже, чем в городе. Контроль слабый. Пронёс с собой 1,5л. воды на борт.
- Алексей По
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