There are 4 ways to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Jeddah, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) to Jeddah (JED) SSH - JED
  2. Take the bus from Jeddah to Mecca

$336 - $1,110

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Bus  •  42 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 Mecca

$99 - $152

2 alternative options

Fly to Taif, bus  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) to Taif (TIF) SSH - TIF
  2. Take the bus from Taif to Mecca

$215 - $1,012

Drive  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca 887.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The distance between Sharm el Sheikh and Mecca is 908 km. The road distance is 1420.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca without a car is to bus which takes 42 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sharm el-Sheikh Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Mecca is 1 h ahead of Sharm el Sheikh. It is currently 11:23 AM in Sharm el Sheikh and 12:23 PM in Mecca.

Yes, the driving distance between Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca is 1421 km. It takes approximately 18 h 48 min to drive from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca.

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Saudia, Flynas and Egyptair offer flights from Sharm el-Sheikh Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Mecca. Prices start at $26 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 Mecca.
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  • Distance: 567.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt and Mecca, Saudi Arabia?

You can take a bus from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca via Sharm El Sheikh, Cairo, Cairo, Amman Abdali Terminal, and Abdali in around 42 h 31 min.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Jeddah, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Jeddah to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Taif to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
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 Mecca
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
jett.com.jo

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