There are 3 ways to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Aqaba by plane, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Aqaba  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) to Aqaba (AQJ) SSH - AQJ

$103 - $578

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo
  2. Take the bus from Cairo to Amman Abdali Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Abdali to Aqaba

$54 - $89

1 alternative option

Fly to Tabuk, drive  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) to Tabuk (TUU) SSH - TUU
  2. Drive from Tabuk to Aqaba

$142 - $437

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The distance between Sharm el Sheikh and Aqaba is 197 km.

The best way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Aqaba without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Aqaba, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Aqaba is to fly which takes 4 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 31 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sharm el-Sheikh Airport to Aqaba Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Nile Air, Egyptair, Almasria and two other airlines offer flights from Sharm el-Sheikh Airport to Aqaba Airport.

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There are 480+ hotels available in Aqaba. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Aqaba.
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  • Distance: 123.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt and Aqaba, Jordan?

Egyptair, Ukrainian-Mediterranean and three other airlines fly from Sharm el Sheikh to Aqaba 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sharm el Sheikh to Aqaba via Sharm El Sheikh, Cairo, Cairo, Amman Abdali Terminal, and Abdali in around 22 h 31 min.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Tabuk via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Tabuk via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Tabuk via Jeddah, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Ukrainian-Mediterranean
Website
umair.com.ua
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Aqaba via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Aqaba via Cairo, Amman
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Tabuk via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Tabuk via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Jett
Phone
+ 962 6 5854679
Email
info@jett.com.jo
Website
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
Bus from Abdali to Aqaba
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Schedules at
jett.com.jo

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