There are 8 ways to get from Abu Dhabi to Petra by plane, bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Abu Dhabi to Amman, bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Amman (AMM) AUH - AMM
  2. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$162 - $317

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Fly Abu Dhabi to Aqaba, drive  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Aqaba (AQJ) AUH - AQJ
  2. Drive from Aqaba to Petra

$282 - $836

Fly Abu Dhabi to Gurayat, drive  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Gurayat (URY) AUH - URY
  2. Drive from Gurayat to Petra

$206 - $706

Bus to Dubai, fly to Amman, bus  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Amman (AMM) DXB - AMM
  3. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$167 - $285

Bus to Dubai, fly to Tabuk, drive  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Tabuk (TUU) DXB - TUU
  3. Drive from Tabuk to Petra

$166 - $479

Bus to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl, fly to Amman, bus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl (DWC) to Amman (AMM) DWC - AMM
  3. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$185 - $347

Bus, Metro to Sharjah, fly to Amman  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Take the Metro from Ibn Battuta Mall to Rashidiya
  3. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Amman (AMM) SHJ - AMM
  4. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$189 - $331

Drive  •  31 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi to Petra 1555.8 miles

$270 - $410

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Petra is to fly and bus which costs AED 550 - AED 1200 and takes 11 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Petra is to fly and drive which costs AED 1000 - AED 3100 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi and Petra is 1975 km. The road distance is 2489.2 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to get from Abu Dhabi to Petra, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi to Petra.
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  • Distance: 1234.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 10 min

What companies run services between Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Petra, Jordan?

There is no direct connection from Abu Dhabi to Petra. However, you can take the bus to Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1, take the walk to Abu Dhabi airport, fly to Amman, take the walk to Queen Alia Airport, take the bus to Amman Tabarbour Terminal, take the taxi to Amman Abdali Terminal, take the bus to Petra, then take the taxi to Petra. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1, take the walk to Abu Dhabi airport, fly to Aqaba, then take the drive to Petra.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Amman via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Gurayat via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Gurayat via Jeddah, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Gurayat via Riyadh, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Gurayat via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dubai to Amman via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Dubai to Tabuk via Medina
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dubai to Tabuk via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Dubai to Tabuk via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Aqaba via Amman
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Dubai to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $490
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $390
Flights from Dubai to Tabuk
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Amman via Manama
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Dubai to Amman via Manama
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $440
Flights from Dubai to Tabuk via Manama
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Amman via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Gurayat via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Gurayat via Dammam, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Jazeera Airways
Website
jazeeraairways.com
Flights from Dubai to Amman via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Dubai to Amman via Muscat
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Dubai to Amman via Beirut
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Dubai to Amman via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Jordan Aviation
Website
jordanaviation.jo
Flights from Sharjah to Amman
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Bus operators
Jett
Phone
+ 962 6 5854679
Email
info@jett.com.jo
Website
jett.com.jo
Bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae

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