There are 3 ways to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Eilat by taxi, bus, car ferry or car

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

Taxi, bus, car ferry  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sharm el Sheikh to St Catherine
  2. Take the bus from St Catherine to Nuweiba
  3. Take the car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 40 min

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

$84 - $90

1 alternative option

Bus, car ferry  •  8 h 10 min

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

$123 - $138

Questions & Answers

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

The best way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Eilat without a car is to taxi and bus and car ferry which takes 7 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Eilat, including transfers.

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There are 484+ hotels available in Eilat. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Eilat.
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  • Distance: 124 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 22 min

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

There is no direct connection from Sharm el Sheikh to Eilat. However, you can take the taxi to St Catherine, take the bus to Nuweiba, take the walk to Nuweiba, take the car ferry to Aqaba, then take the taxi to Eilat. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Sharm el Sheikh to Eilat via Sharm El-Sheikh, Nuweiba, Nuweiba, and Aqaba in around 8 h 10 min.

Bus operators
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from St Catherine to Nuweiba
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Sharm El-Sheikh to Nuweiba
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 Nuweiba to Aqaba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
abmaritime.com.jo
Other operators
Taxi from Sharm el Sheikh to St Catherine
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23

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