There are 2 ways to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Lake Nasser by ferry, bus, train, 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.

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Ferry, bus, train, car ferry, drive via Hurghada  •  42 h 48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada
  2. Take the bus from Hurghada to Luxor
  3. Take the train from Luxor to Aswan
  4. Take the car ferry from Aswan to Wadi Halfa
  5. Drive from Wadi Halfa to Lake Nasser

$72 - $75

1 alternative option

Ferry, bus, train, car ferry, drive  •  45 h 14 min

  1. Take the ferry from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada
  2. Take the bus from Hurghada to Luxor
  3. Take the train from Luxor to Aswan
  4. Take the car ferry from Aswan to Wadi Halfa
  5. Drive from Wadi Halfa to Lake Nasser

$74 - $77

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sharm el Sheikh and Lake Nasser is 658 km.

It takes approximately 42 h 48 min to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Lake Nasser, including transfers.

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There are five+ hotels available in Lake Nasser. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Lake Nasser.
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  • Distance: 411.3 miles
  • Duration: 42 h 48 min

What companies run services between Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt and Lake Nasser, Egypt?

There is no direct connection from Sharm el Sheikh to Lake Nasser. However, you can take the drive to Sharm El Sheikh, take the ferry to Hurghada, take the drive to Hurghada, take the bus to Luxor, take the train to Aswan, take the car ferry to Wadi Halfa, then take the drive to Lake Nasser. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Sharm El Sheikh, take the ferry to Hurghada, take the bus to Luxor, take the train to Aswan, take the car ferry to Wadi Halfa, then take the drive to Lake Nasser.

Train operators
Egyptian Railways
Website
enr.gov.eg
Train from Luxor to Aswan
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
enr.gov.eg
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Hurghada to Luxor
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Go Bus Egypt
Ferry operators
La pespes
Phone
+201210142000
Website
lapespes.com
Ferry from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
lapespes.com
Aswan ferry
Phone
00 20 1225 111 968
Website
ferryaswanwadihalfa.wordpress.com
Car ferry from Aswan to Wadi Halfa
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
ferryaswanwadihalfa.wordpress.com

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