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There are 4 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Mount Sinai by bus, taxi or plane

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Tel Aviv Central Bus Station 6th Floor/Platforms to Eilat Central Station/Unloading
  2. Take the bus from Taba to Dahab
  3. Take a taxi from Dahab to Mount Sinai

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Bus, taxi via Tel Aviv

  1. Take the bus from Tel Aviv to Eilat
  2. Take the bus from Taba to Dahab
  3. Take a taxi from Dahab to Mount Sinai

2 alternative options

Fly to Sharm el-Sheikh, taxi

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH)
  2. Take a taxi from Sharm el-Sheikh to Mount Sinai

Fly to Ramon, bus, taxi

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Ramon (ETM)
  2. Take the bus from Taba to Dahab
  3. Take a taxi from Dahab to Mount Sinai
Israel → Egypt
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International entry into Egypt from Israel

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Israel
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Egypt from Israel

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • No quarantine required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Egypt

1m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Israel

An international travel ban between Israel and Brazil, Bulgaria, Mexico and Turkey is in place. Foreign citizens are permitted to depart

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Egypt from Israel.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mount Sinai is +20 2 27941506.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mount Sinai is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Mount Sinai is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on +20 2 27941506.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Israel from Egypt.

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Mount Sinai is to bus and taxi via Tel Aviv which costs ₪ 190 - ₪ 220 and takes 12h 19m.

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The fastest way to get from Tel Aviv to Mount Sinai is to fly and taxi. Taking this option will cost ₪ 550 - ₪ 1,400 and takes 9h 15m.

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The distance between Tel Aviv and Mount Sinai is 401 km.

The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Mount Sinai without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 11h 53m and costs ₪ 250 - ₪ 280.

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It takes approximately 11h 53m to get from Tel Aviv to Mount Sinai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tel Aviv Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Mount Sinai is 1h behind Tel Aviv. It is currently 9:57 PM in Tel Aviv and 8:57 PM in Mount Sinai.

Royal Jordanian, Air Arabia Egypt, Turkish Airlines and Egyptair offer flights from Tel Aviv Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Mount Sinai. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Tel Aviv Airport is to line 445 bus which takes 40 min and costs ₪ 7.

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Map of how to get from Tel Aviv to Mount Sinai.
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  • Distance: 401.4 km
  • Duration: 11h 53m

What companies run services between Tel Aviv, Israel and Mount Sinai, Egypt?

There is no direct connection from Tel Aviv to Mount Sinai. However, you can take the bus to Eilat Central Station/Unloading, take the walk to Eilat Central Station/Platforms, take the line 15 bus to Taba Border crossing, take the walk to Taba, take the bus to Dahab, then take the taxi to Mount Sinai. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Eilat, take the walk to Kamen/Antibes, take the line 15 bus to Taba Border crossing, take the walk to Taba, take the bus to Dahab, then take the taxi to Mount Sinai.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Tel Aviv to Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo, Hurghada
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Israir
Website
israir.co.il
Flights from Tel Aviv to Ramon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Sharm el-Sheikh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $470
Air Arabia Egypt
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Sharm el-Sheikh via Amman
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from Tel Aviv Central Bus Station 6th Floor/Platforms to Eilat Central Station/Unloading
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Website
Egged
East Delta Travel
Phone
02 226 231 28
Email
info@eastdelta-travel.com
Website
eastdelta-travel.com
Bus from Taba to Dahab
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
Tourist Israel
Phone
+972 3-600-9555
Email
info@touristisrael.com
Website
touristisrael.com
Bus from Tel Aviv to Eilat
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
touristisrael.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dahab to Mount Sinai
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Estimated price
$27 - $35

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