There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Petra by plane, car or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly to Aqaba, drive  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Aqaba (AQJ) ATH - AQJ
  2. Drive from Aqaba to Petra

$91 - $335

2 alternative options

Fly to Amman, bus  •  10 h 44 min

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

$157 - $627

Drive  •  33 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Petra 1881.5 miles

$450 - $700

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Petra, Jordan?

There is no direct connection from Athens to Petra. However, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Aqaba, then take the drive to Petra. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens 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.

Airlines
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Athens to Aqaba via Amman
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Athens to Amman
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Aqaba
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Aqaba via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Amman
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,700
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Athens to Amman via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Athens to Petra?

The distance between Athens and Petra is 1372 km. The road distance is 3010 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Athens to Petra?

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Petra is to fly and drive which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 7 h 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Athens to Petra?

The quickest way to get from Athens to Petra is to fly and drive which takes 7 h 19 min and costs 75€ - 280€.

How long does it take to get from Athens to Petra?

It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Athens to Petra, including transfers.