All cruises depart from Luxor or Aswan.
- The dock is located on Awameya Street, next to Sheraton Luxor Resort.
- The flying time from Cairo to Luxor is one hour.
- The dock is located at the new corniche beside the Aswan New Bridge.
- The flying time from Cairo to Aswan is 1 hour 30 minutes.
Driving to and from Luxor and Aswan is not usually recommended as it would require a police escort and the drive is long - approximately 12 hours from Cairo to Luxor and 15 hours from Cairo to Aswan.