There are 4 ways to get from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina by bus, car, plane or towncar

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

Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Makkah SAPTCO Terminal to Medina

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina 273.1 miles

Bus, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Mecca to Jeddah
  2. Fly from Jeddah (JED) to Medina (MED) JED - MED

$55 - $302

Uber  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina 273.1 miles

$110 - $160

What companies run services between Great Mosque of Mecca, Saudi Arabia and Medina, Saudi Arabia?

SAPTCO operates a bus from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Jeddah to Medina
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Jeddah to Medina
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $750
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Makkah SAPTCO Terminal to Medina
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Mecca to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Other operators
Uber Dschidda
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $160
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uberX
$110 - $160
uberXL
$160 - $230

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina?

The distance between Great Mosque of Mecca and Medina is 339 km. The road distance is 437 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina?

The cheapest way to get from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina is to bus which costs 45﷼ - 70﷼ and takes 5 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina?

The quickest way to get from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 200﷼ - 1200﷼.

Is there a direct bus between Great Mosque of Mecca and Medina?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Makkah SAPTCO Terminal and arriving at Medina. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

How long does it take to get from Great Mosque of Mecca to Medina?

The bus from Makkah SAPTCO Terminal to Medina takes 5 h including transfers and departs hourly.