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There are 4 ways to get from Aqaba to Thuwal by plane, train, car or bus

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Fly from Aqaba, train

  1. Fly from Aqaba (AQJ) to Jeddah (JED)
  2. Take the train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Aqaba to Abdali
  2. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Al Medina
  3. Take the train from Madinah to King Abdullah Economic City

Drive to Tabuk, fly, train

  1. Drive from Aqaba to Tabuk
  2. Fly from Tabuk (TUU) to Jeddah (JED)
  3. Take the train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City

Drive

  1. Drive from Aqaba to Thuwal

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The cheapest way to get from Aqaba to Thuwal is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 13h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Aqaba to Thuwal is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 13h 27m.

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The distance between Aqaba and Thuwal is 904 km. The road distance is 1019.8 km.

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The best way to get from Aqaba to Thuwal without a car is to bus and train which takes 25h 18m and costs $170 - $190.

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It takes approximately 6h 45m to get from Aqaba to Thuwal, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Aqaba Airport to Jeddah Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h and has one stopover.

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Thuwal is 1h ahead of Aqaba. It is currently 11:15 AM in Aqaba and 12:15 PM in Thuwal.

Yes, the driving distance between Aqaba to Thuwal is 1020 km. It takes approximately 13h 27m to drive from Aqaba to Thuwal.

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Flynas, Air Cairo, Qatar Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Aqaba Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Thuwal. Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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Map of how to get from Aqaba to Thuwal.
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  • Distance: 903.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 45m

What companies run services between Aqaba, Jordan and Thuwal, Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Aqaba to Thuwal. However, you can take the taxi to Aqaba airport, fly to Jeddah, take the taxi to Jeddah Airport, take the train to King Abdullah Economic City, then take the taxi to Thuwal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Tabuk airport, fly to Jeddah, take the taxi to Jeddah Airport, take the train to King Abdullah Economic City, then take the taxi to Thuwal.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Aqaba to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Friday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 1600﷼
Flights from Aqaba to Jeddah via Amman
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
750﷼ - 1500﷼
Flights from Tabuk to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340﷼ - 750﷼
Flights from Tabuk to Jeddah via Medina
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
360﷼ - 800﷼
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Aqaba to Jeddah via Amman
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
850﷼ - 1500﷼
Flights from Tabuk to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210﷼ - 450﷼
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Aqaba to Jeddah via Amman
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 1700﷼
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Tabuk to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190﷼ - 360﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Aqaba to Jeddah via Amman, Doha
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
850﷼ - 3000﷼
Train operators
Saudi Railways Company (SAR)
Phone
920000329
Email
customerservices@sar.com.sa
Website
sar.com.sa
Train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Train from Madinah to King Abdullah Economic City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
136﷼
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Bus operators
Jett
Phone
+962 6 566 4141
Email
info@jett.com.jo
Website
jett.com.jo
Bus from Aqaba to Abdali
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
53﷼
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Al Medina
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
207﷼
Schedules at
jett.com.jo

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The best way to get from Aqaba to Aqaba Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $23 - $28.

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