There are 5 ways to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Marsa Alam by bus, car, car ferry, plane or taxi

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

Bus  •  15h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo Nasr City
  2. Take the bus from Cairo Nasr City to Marsa Alam

$52

Cheapest option

Bus via Cairo  •  15h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Sharm El-Sheikh to Cairo
  2. Take the bus from Cairo to Marsá al 'Alam

$8

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  15h 7m

  1. Drive from Sharm el Sheikh to Duba
  2. Take the car ferry from Duba to Safaga
  3. Drive from Safaga to Marsa Alam

Fly from Sharm el-Sheikh, taxi  •  4h 47m

  1. Fly from Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) to Marsa Alam (RMF) SSH - RMF
  2. Take a taxi from Marsa Alam to Marsa Alam

$198 - $810

Taxi to Hurghada, fly, taxi  •  14h 26m

  1. Take a taxi from Sharm el Sheikh to Hurghada
  2. Fly from Hurghada (HRG) to Marsa Alam (RMF) HRG - RMF
  3. Take a taxi from Marsa Alam to Marsa Alam

$304 - $1,589

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Marsa Alam is to bus via Cairo which costs $7 - $8 and takes 15h 23m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Marsa Alam is to fly and taxi which costs $190 - $850 and takes 4h 47m.

More details

The distance between Sharm el Sheikh and Marsa Alam is 317 km.

The best way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Marsa Alam without a car is to bus which takes 15h 10m and costs $51 - $52.

More details

It takes approximately 15h 10m to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Marsa Alam, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Sharm el-Sheikh Airport to Marsa Alam Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h and has one stopover.

Search flights

FlyEgypt and Egyptair offer flights from Sharm el-Sheikh Airport to Marsa Alam Airport.

Search flights

There are 17+ hotels available in Marsa Alam. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $1 - $2.

More details

Map of how to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Marsa Alam.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 316.5 km
  • Duration: 15h 10m

What companies run services between Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt and Marsa Alam, Egypt?

You can take a bus from Sharm el Sheikh to Marsa Alam via Sharm El Sheikh and Cairo Nasr City in around 15h 10m.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Marsa Alam via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Hurghada to Marsa Alam via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
FlyEgypt
Website
flyegypt.today
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Marsa Alam via Cairo
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Hurghada to Marsa Alam via Cairo
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Phone
19567
Website
go-bus.com
Bus from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo Nasr City
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
go-bus.com
Bus from Cairo Nasr City to Marsa Alam
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
go-bus.com
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Sharm El-Sheikh to Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
eastdelta-travel.com
Ask Aladdin
Phone
+1(888) 513-5971
Email
info@ask-aladdin.com
Website
ask-aladdin.com
Bus from Cairo to Marsá al 'Alam
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Ferry operators
Namma International Marine Services.
Phone
+966-2-648 7203
Email
amajid@nesma.com
Website
nammashippinglines.com
Car ferry from Duba to Safaga
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nammashippinglines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Marsa Alam to Marsa Alam
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
$6 - $8

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train, What documents do I need to cross Niagara Falls? and Slovenia: Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled - to help you get the most out of your next trip.