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Duration 1h 14m
Distance 287 km
Average price 390﷼
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Mount Arafat

The nearest airport to Mount Arafat is Taif (TIF). However, there are better options for getting to Mount Arafat. SAPTCO operates a bus from Jeddah to Makkah 4 times a day. Tickets cost 13﷼ - 20﷼ and the journey takes 1h 26m. Alternatively, Saudi Railways Company (SAR) operates a train from Madinah to Makkah 5 times a day. Tickets cost 172﷼ and the journey takes 2h 25m.

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Jeddah (JED)

  1. Jeddah
  2. Mount Arafat
3h 8m
138﷼ - 180﷼
Other nearby airports

Taif (TIF)

  1. Taif (TIF)
  2. Mount Arafat
1h 14m
470﷼ - 600﷼

Medina (MED)

  1. Madinah
  2. Mount Arafat
3h 6m
420﷼ - 477﷼

Abha (AHB)

  1. Abha
  2. Taif
  3. Mount Arafat
9h 44m
537﷼ - 722﷼

Al Baha (ABT)

  1. Al Baha (ABT)
  2. Mount Arafat
4h 18m

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Mount Arafat is Taif (TIF) Airport which is 60.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Jeddah (JED) (92.9 km).

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It takes 3h 8m to get from Mecca to Jeddah (JED) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Jeddah (JED) Airport, which is 74.8 km away from Mecca. The bus from Jeddah (JED) to Mecca takes 3h 8m.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Mount Arafat. Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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