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There are 6 ways to get from Aswan to Petra by train, bus, car, car ferry or plane

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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Train, bus  •  27h 42m

  1. Take the train from Aswan to Cairo
  2. Take the bus from Cairo to Amman Abdali Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$60 - $94

5 alternative options

Train, bus via Hurghada  •  27h 46m

  1. Take the train from Aswan to Luxor
  2. Take the bus from Luxor to Hurghada
  3. Take the bus from Hurghada to Cairo
  4. Take the bus from Cairo to Amman Abdali Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$65 - $95

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 25m

  1. Drive from Aswan to Safaga
  2. Take the car ferry from Safaga to Duba
  3. Drive from Duba to Petra

Fly to Amman, bus  •  10h 1m

  1. Fly from Aswan (ASW) to Amman (AMM) ASW - AMM
  2. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$118 - $457

Fly to Tabuk, drive  •  10h 27m

  1. Fly from Aswan (ASW) to Tabuk (TUU) ASW - TUU
  2. Drive from Tabuk to Petra

$142 - $412

Fly to Aqaba, drive  •  10h 31m

  1. Fly from Aswan (ASW) to Aqaba (AQJ) ASW - AQJ
  2. Drive from Aqaba to Petra

$223 - $687

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aswan to Petra is to train and bus which costs $55 - $95 and takes 27h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Aswan to Petra is to fly and bus which costs $110 - $460 and takes 10h 1m.

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The distance between Aswan and Petra is 738 km.

The best way to get from Aswan to Petra without a car is to train and bus which takes 27h 42m and costs $55 - $95.

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It takes approximately 27h 42m to get from Aswan to Petra, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Aswan Airport to Amman Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Air Cairo, Almasria, Royal Jordanian and two other airlines offer flights from Aswan Airport to Amman Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Petra. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Aswan to Aswan Airport is to taxi which takes 17m and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Aswan to Petra.
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  • Distance: 461.1 miles
  • Duration: 27h 42m

What companies run services between Aswan, Egypt and Petra, Jordan?

There is no direct connection from Aswan to Petra. However, you can take the train to Cairo, take the walk to Cairo, take the bus to Amman Abdali Terminal, take the bus to Petra, then take the taxi to Petra. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Aswan to Petra via Luxor, Luxor, Hurghada, Hurghada, Cairo, Cairo, Amman Abdali Terminal, and Petra in around 27h 46m.

Airlines
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Aswan to Amman via Cairo
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Aswan to Aqaba via Cairo, Amman
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Aswan to Aqaba via Cairo, Beirut, Amman
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Aswan to Aqaba via Cairo, Istanbul Ataturk, Amman
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Aswan to Aqaba via Cairo, Jeddah, Amman
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Aswan to Aqaba via Cairo, Kuwait, Amman
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Aswan to Amman via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Aswan to Tabuk via Cairo, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Aswan to Tabuk via Cairo
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Aswan to Tabuk via Cairo
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Aswan to Tabuk via Cairo, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Aswan to Cairo
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
AC1
$8
AC2
$4
Train from Aswan to Luxor
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
Jett
Phone
+ 962 6 5854679
Email
info@jett.com.jo
Website
jett.com.jo
Bus from Cairo to Amman Abdali Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
bus
Bus from Luxor to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Bus from Hurghada to Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Ferry operators
Namma International Marine Services.
Phone
+966-2-648 7203
Email
amajid@nesma.com
Website
nammashippinglines.com
Car ferry from Safaga to Duba
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nammashippinglines.com

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