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There are 4 ways to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca by plane, bus 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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Fly to Jeddah, bus  •  4h 20m

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

$336 - $1,110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  42h 31m

  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  •  7h 20m

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

$215 - $1,012

Drive  •  18h 48m

  1. Drive from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca 887.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 18h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca is to fly and bus which costs $330 - $1,200 and takes 4h 20m.

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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 42h 31m and costs $95 - $160.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m 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 1h 30m.

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Mecca is 1h ahead of Sharm el Sheikh. It is currently 2:41 AM in Sharm el Sheikh and 3:41 AM in Mecca.

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

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

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There are 289+ hotels available in Mecca. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sharm el Sheikh to Mecca.
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  • Distance: 567.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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, and Abdali in around 42h 31m.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Sharm el-Sheikh to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Jeddah to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Taif to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
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
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
jett.com.jo
Bus from Abdali to Mecca
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
jett.com.jo

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

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