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

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 Amman, bus  •  9 h 50 min

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

$117 - $487

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  23 h 55 min

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

$59 - $92

4 alternative options

Fly to Aqaba, drive  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Luxor (LXR) to Aqaba (AQJ) LXR - AQJ
  2. Drive from Aqaba to Petra

$122 - $636

Fly to Tabuk, drive  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Luxor (LXR) to Tabuk (TUU) LXR - TUU
  2. Drive from Tabuk to Petra

$111 - $541

Night train, bus  •  24 h 35 min

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

$59 - $90

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 24 min

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

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

There is no direct connection from Luxor to Petra. However, you can take the taxi to Luxor 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. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Luxor airport, fly to Aqaba, then take the drive to Petra.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Luxor to Amman via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Luxor to Amman via Cairo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Luxor to Aqaba via Cairo, Amman
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Luxor to Aqaba via Cairo, Jeddah, Amman
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Luxor to Aqaba via Cairo, Athens, Amman
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Luxor to Aqaba via Cairo, Beirut, Amman
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Luxor to Amman via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Luxor to Tabuk via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Luxor to Amman via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Luxor to Tabuk via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Luxor to Tabuk via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Luxor to Cairo
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
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
Bus from Cairo to Amman Abdali Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
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
4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nammashippinglines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Luxor and Petra is 584 km.

The cheapest way to get from Luxor to Petra is to night train and bus which costs $55 - $95 and takes 24 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Luxor to Petra is to fly and drive which takes 8 h and costs $120 - $650.

It takes approximately 9 h 50 min to get from Luxor to Petra, including transfers.