20 is the country calling code for Egypt.
Egypt is a country on the continent of Africa. The capital city of Egypt is Cairo.
How to Call Egypt from the UK
To call a telephone number in Egypt from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Egypt - 20.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When making a telephone call to Egypt from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Egypt and the UK.
The time now in Egypt is . The date is .
The time now in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Egypt and UK (United Kingdom) is 1 hour.
The Egyptian pound (EGP) is the currency used in Egypt.
The current exchange rates between the Egyptian pound and the British pound (EGP to GBP, GBP to EGP) are:
- 1 Egyptian pound (EGP) = 0.048 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 20.827 EGP
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Egypt – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Egypt in recent years is:
- 2018 - 98,423,595
- 2017 - 96,442,593
- 2016 - 94,447,072
- 2015 - 92,442,547
- 2014 - 90,424,654
- 2013 - 88,404,640
Useful information about Egypt
- Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): EG
- Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): EGY
- Region: Africa
- Capital: Cairo
- Area: 1,002,450 square km
- Language(s): Arabic
- Borders: Israel, Libya, Sudan
Map of Egypt
The map below shows the location of Egypt.