uptown cairo is easily accessible from the downtown and central business districts of cairo. further connecting the development to almost everywhere in cairo, is emaar drive. this 250 million impressive three lane highway, gives uptown cairo even greater accessibility to and from the north & west ends of the city. the north road, which is now operational, connects uptown cairo’s main gate directly to the 6th of october bridge, making the drive minutes from heliopolis & nasr city. the second phase connects uptown cairo to mehwar el shaheed, through which the project gains direct access to and from the new cairo area.