There are 2 ways to get from Eilat to Sharm el Sheikh by car ferry, car or bus

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Recommended option

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Aqaba to Nuweiba
  2. Drive from Nuweiba to Sharm el Sheikh

$84 - $89

1 alternative option

Car ferry, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Aqaba to Nuweiba
  2. Take the bus from Nuweiba to Sharm El-Sheikh

$125 - $133

Questions & Answers

The distance between Eilat and Sharm el Sheikh is 198 km.

The best way to get from Eilat to Sharm el Sheikh without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 8 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Eilat to Sharm el Sheikh, including transfers.

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There are 213+ hotels available in Sharm el Sheikh. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Eilat to Sharm el Sheikh.
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  • Distance: 124 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Eilat, Israel and Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt?

There is no direct connection from Eilat to Sharm el Sheikh. However, you can take the drive to Aqaba, take the car ferry to Nuweiba, then take the drive to Sharm el Sheikh. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Eilat to Sharm el Sheikh via Aqaba, Nuweiba, Nuweiba, and Sharm El-Sheikh in around 8 h 43 min.

Bus operators
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Nuweiba to Sharm El-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Ferry operators
AB Maritime
Phone
032092000
Email
bahaa@abmaritime.com.jo
Website
abmaritime.com.jo
Car ferry from Aqaba to Nuweiba
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
abmaritime.com.jo

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