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There are 3 ways to get from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ by car, plane or bus

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Drive  •  8h 41m

  1. Drive from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ 560.7 km

230﷼ - 340﷼

Cheapest option

Drive to Gurayat, fly  •  9h 32m

  1. Drive from Petra to Gurayat
  2. Fly from Gurayat (URY) to Al Ula (ULH) URY - ULH

1338﷼ - 2859﷼

1 alternative option

Bus to Amman, fly  •  14h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Petra to Amman Abdali Terminal
  2. Fly from Amman (AMM) to Al Ula (ULH) AMM - ULH

1896﷼ - 4017﷼

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

International flights leaving Jordan are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Jordan

Last updated: August 5 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 8h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 8h 41m.

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The distance between Petra and Madā’in Şāliḩ is 462 km. The road distance is 560.7 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 41m to drive 560.7 km from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ.

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There is no direct flight from Gurayat Airport to Al Ula Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ is 561 km. It takes approximately 8h 41m to drive from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ.

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Saudia offers flights from Gurayat Airport to Al Ula Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Madā’in Şāliḩ. Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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Map of how to get from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ.
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  • Distance: 462.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 41m

What companies run services between Petra, Jordan and Madā’in Şāliḩ, Saudi Arabia?

You can drive from Petra to Madā’in Şāliḩ in around 8h 41m.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Gurayat to Al Ula via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
900﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Gurayat to Al Ula via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2900﷼
Flights from Amman to Al Ula via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Amman to Al Ula via Jeddah, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Amman to Al Ula via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5500﷼
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