Port Said
in Port Said Governorate, Egypt

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.257 and 32.284 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 15' 23" and E 32° 17' 2"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - EGP
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:13 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 5:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Egypt in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Egypt.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Egypt. Last Update: 2024-02-26 07:21:22

Touring Port Said

Port Said in Port Said Governorate with it's 538,378 residents is a town located in Egypt about 103 mi (or 166 km) north-east of Cairo, the country's capital place.

Time in Port Said is now 02:13 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Port Said, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is Port Said Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Egypt is Historic Cairo in a distance of 103 mi (or 166 km), South-West. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Damietta, Ismailia, Bi'r al `Abd, Al Mansurah and Zagazig. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (9 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 28th of February 2024

17°C (63 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 29th of February 2024

18°C (65 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Scattered clouds, fresh breeze.

Friday, 1st of March 2024

20°C (68 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay


2,1 mi
Port Said

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Introduction Enactus Port-Said University Team-2013

Published: August 10, 2013
Length: 09:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Enactus PSU

A Tale of a city... A city that during the past year faced huge hardships, that caused drawbacks in crucial aspects and services... Many of views said that the city can not be saved. But, Eanctus...

Port Said (Egypt)

Published: August 22, 2010
Length: 53:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: monikaewa

Trip from Alexandria to Port Said (5.08.2010)

Pyramiden von Gizeh & Stufenpyramide in Sakkara Ausflug ab Port Said

Published: August 01, 2012
Length: 54:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Memphis Tours Deutsche Abteilung

http://deutsch.memphistours.com/Aegypten/Landausfluege/Port-Said-Hafen/Giza-Pyramiden-und-Sakkara-ab-Port-Said Individueller Ausflug ab Port Said Hafen nach Gizeh, wo Sie die Pyramiden von.

BoKra Generation-Enactus Port-Said University Team - Vol. 1 ツ

Published: April 23, 2013
Length: 19:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Enactus PSU

It's our belief that there is no "Bokra" Tomorrow without this generation..this extraordinary,powerful,dreamy,breathtaking and completely outstanding kids.. Those sweethearts represent our...

من داخل المشرحة ببورسعيد: الشهيد محمد أحمد غريب Port Said

Published: March 08, 2013
Length: 36:49 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: The Mosireen Collective

Help us caption and translate this video on Amara.org: http://www.amara.org/en/v/BiSB/ تم نشر هذا الفيديو بناء على رغبة أسرة الشهيد محمد أحمد غريب....

مفاهيم النجاح في الحياة و العمل 2 - OTT Port Said

Published: April 23, 2012
Length: 59:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: OTTPTS

مفاهيم النجاح في الحياة و العمل 2 - أوراسكوم للتدريب و التكنولوجيا - بورسعيد مارس 2012 http://www.facebook.com/OTT.PTS الجزء...

انجازات اتحاد طلاب كلية علوم بورسعيد || Port said - faculty of science student union 2012-2013

Published: March 29, 2013
Length: 20:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chem Mohmed Gaber

كشف حساب لأعمال اتحاد طلاب كلية العلوم - جامعة بورسعيد بعد مرور عام على انتخابه يوم الأحد 1 ابريل 2012م المواف...

Elbrdaweel Algadida cutter suction dredger in Elmnzala lake - Port Said by:eng. Mostafa Mangoud

Published: October 05, 2013
Length: 32:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mostafa Mangoud

Elbrdaweel Algadida cutter suction dredger during its project in Elmnzala lake - Port Said - Egypt 3-10-2013 directed by: eng. Mostafa Mangoud.

Sentencia de muerte por hechos en Estadio Port Said en 2012

Published: January 27, 2013
Length: 55:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: teleSUR tv

El Tribunal egipcio condenó a muerte a 21 acusados por los incidentes violentos registrados en febrero pasado en el estadio de futbol de Port Said donde 74 personas perdieron la vida. Al conocerse...

Nueva jornada de violencia en Port Said

Published: March 05, 2013
Length: 19:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: teleSUR tv

Por segundo día en la ciudad de Port Said, en Egipto, se registraron disturbios en los que al menos cinco personas perdieron la vida y al menos otras ocho resultaron heridas. teleSUR http://multi...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Port Said

Port Said is a city that lies in north east Egypt extending about 30 kilometres along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, north of the Suez Canal, with an approximate population of 603,787 (2010). The city was established in 1859 during the building of the Suez Canal. Port Said has been ranked the second among the Egyptian cities according to the Human Development Index in 2009 and 2010, the economic base of the city is fishing and industries, like chemicals, processed food, and cigarettes.

Located at 31.26, 32.29 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Port Said, Governorate capitals in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Port Said Governorate, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Suez Canal, Metropolitan areas of Egypt, Mediterranean port cities and towns in Egypt, Nile River Delta, Populated places established in 1859, 1859 establishments in Egypt

Port Said Governorate

Port Said Governorate is one of the governorates of Egypt. It is located in the north-eastern part of the country, directly on the Mediterranean Sea at the northern gate of the Suez Canal, making it the second harbour in Egypt.

Located at 31.2667, 32.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Port Said Governorate, Governorates of Egypt

Port Fuad

Port Fuad (the first syllable has its pronunciation from French) is a city in north-eastern Egypt under the jurisdiction of Port Said Governorate, located across the Suez Canal from Port Said. It forms the northwesternmost part of Sinai Peninsula and has a population of 560,000 (as of 2003). Port Fuad and Port Said together form a metropolitan area.

Located at 31.25, 32.3167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places established in 1926, Populated places in Port Said Governorate, Port Said, Suez Canal, 1926 establishments in Egypt

Port Said Stadium

Port Said Stadium or "Stad Būr Sa'īd", is a multi-use stadium with an all-seated capacity of 18,000. Located in Al-Manakh district in Port Said, Egypt, it was completed in 1955, and was inaugurated by Hussein el-Shafei the Egyptian minister of social affairs on behalf of President Gamal Abdel Nasser. It is used by Al-Masry Club.

Located at 31.2711, 32.2914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Egypt, National stadiums, Port Said, Sports venues completed in 1955

Museum of Modern Art in Egypt

Museum of Modern Art—Port Said is a modern and contemporary art museum, located in Shohada Square, in Port Said, Egypt. The town of Port Said has an international history of being a cultural crossroads and cosmopolitan community, located at the confluence of the Suez Canal and Mediterranean Sea, on the easternmost edge of the Nile Delta region.

Located at 31.26, 32.29 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art museums and galleries in Egypt, Modern art museums, Port Said, Art museums established in 1995, 1995 establishments in Egypt

Port Said Stadium riot

On 1 February 2012, a massive riot occurred at Port Said Stadium in Port Said, Egypt, following an Egyptian premier league football match between Al-Masry and Al Ahly clubs. At least 79 people were killed and more than 1,000 were injured after thousands of Al-Masry spectators stormed the stadium stands and the pitch, following a 3–1 victory by Al-Masry. Al-Masry fans violently attacked Al-Ahly fans using knives, swords, clubs, stones, bottles, and fireworks as weapons.

Located at 31.26, 32.29 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2011–2012 Egyptian revolution, 2012 in African football, 2012 in Egypt, 2012 riots, Al-Ahly S.C. matches, Association football hooliganism, Football in Egypt, Human stampedes in 2012, Port Said, Riots and civil disorder in Egypt, Sports riots, Stadium disasters

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Būr Sa‘īd, Madînet Port Said, Bor Sa‘īd, Madînat Būr Sa‘īd, بورسعيد, بور سعيد, Port Said, Puerto Saíd, Port-Saïd, ΠΟΡΤΣΑΪΝΤ, פורט סעיד, PSD, Bursaid, Port Saíd, Port Saidas, Porto Said, Порт-Саид, 塞德港