There are 8 ways to get from Dubai to Mecca by plane, bus, train or car

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 Dubai to Taif, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Taif (TIF) DXB - TIF
  2. Take the bus from Taif to Mecca

$174 - $811

Cheapest option

Metro to Abu Dhabi, fly to Jeddah, bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nakheel to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall
  2. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Jeddah (JED) AUH - JED
  3. Take the bus from Jeddah to Mecca

$125 - $1,009

6 alternative options

Fly Dubai to Jeddah, bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Jeddah (JED) DXB - JED
  2. Take the bus from Jeddah to Mecca

$125 - $959

Fly Sharjah to Jeddah, bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Jeddah (JED) SHJ - JED
  2. Take the bus from Jeddah to Mecca

$137 - $1,216

Fly Sharjah to Taif, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Taif (TIF) SHJ - TIF
  2. Take the bus from Taif to Mecca

$276 - $1,268

Bus to Ras al Khaimah, fly to Jeddah, bus  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubai Diera Terminal to Ras al Khaimah Airport
  2. Fly from Ras al Khaimah (RKT) to Jeddah (JED) RKT - JED
  3. Take the bus from Jeddah to Mecca

$142 - $476

Fly Dubai to Medina, bus  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Medina (MED) DXB - MED
  2. Take the bus from Medina to Makkah SAPTCO Terminal

$164 - $294

Drive  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Dubai to Mecca 1152.2 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubai to Mecca is to drive which costs AED 310 - AED 460 and takes 20 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai to Mecca is to fly and bus which costs AED 450 - AED 3600 and takes 8 h 7 min.

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The distance between Dubai and Mecca is 1618 km. The road distance is 1843.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from Dubai to Mecca, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Mecca, Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Dubai to Mecca. However, you can take the Metro to Airport Terminal 3, take the walk to Dubai airport, fly to Taif, take the taxi to Taif, then take the bus to Mecca. Alternatively, you can take the Metro to Airport Terminal 3, take the walk to Dubai airport, fly to Jeddah, take the walk to King Abdulaziz Airport, take the bus to Jeddah, then take the bus to Mecca.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Dubai to Taif via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,300
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,300
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Medina
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Dubai to Medina
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Dammam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,900
Flights from Dubai to Medina
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $4,200
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Taif
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Flights from Dubai to Medina
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Manama
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,800
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Manama
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $3,100
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Manama
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,400
Flights from Sharjah to Taif
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Ras al Khaimah to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $4,200
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Muscat
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Muscat
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Train operators
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Taif to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Jeddah to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Medina to Makkah SAPTCO Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
saptco.com.sa
Rak Transport Authority
Website
rakairport.com
Bus from Dubai Diera Terminal to Ras al Khaimah Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rakairport.com

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