Emergency & Important Numbers

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Emergency & Important Numbers2018-07-24T11:28:39+00:00

Emergency

Ambulance

123

Tourist Police

126

Fire

180

Time Zone

The Arab Republic of Egypt is on Eastern Europe Time – Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) plus 2 hours.

Currency and Banking

The official currency of Egypt is the Egyptian Pound (EGP). Visa, American Express, Access/MasterCard can be used. Banks are open from Sunday to Thursday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Electricity

AC power voltage in Egypt is 220V, frequency ~50Hz. Most electrical outlets are as shown below.