There are 3 ways to get from Sousse to El Jem by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Sousse to El Jem

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sousse to El Jem 44.8 miles

$11 - $14

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Sousse to El Jem 44.8 miles

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sousse and arriving at El Jem. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Sousse and El Jem is 59 km. The road distance is 71.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sousse to El Jem without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs .

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The train from Sousse to El Jem takes 56 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Sousse to El Jem train services, operated by Tunisian Railways, depart from Sousse station.

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Sousse to El Jem train services, operated by Tunisian Railways, arrive at El Jem station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sousse to El Jem is 72 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Sousse to El Jem.

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There are one+ hotels available in El Jem. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sousse to El Jem.
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  • Distance: 36.8 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Sousse, Tunisia and El Jem, Tunisia?

Tunisian Railways operates a train from Sousse to El Jem once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Tunisian Railways
Other operators
Taxi from Sousse to El Jem
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14

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