There are 2 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Petra by plane, car or bus

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 Aqaba, drive  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Aqaba (AQJ) TLV - AQJ
  2. Drive from Aqaba to Petra

$294 - $689

Cheapest option

Fly to Amman, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Amman (AMM) TLV - AMM
  2. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra

$174 - $769

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tel Aviv and Petra is 205 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 42 min to get from Tel Aviv to Petra, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tel Aviv Airport to Aqaba Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Air Sinai, Ukrainian-Mediterranean, Turkish Airlines and Royal Jordanian offer flights from Tel Aviv Airport to Aqaba Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Petra. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Tel Aviv Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Tel Aviv to Petra.
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  • Distance: 128.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 42 min

What companies run services between Tel Aviv, Israel and Petra, Jordan?

There is no direct connection from Tel Aviv to Petra. However, you can take the train to Nat-bg, take the walk to Tel Aviv airport, fly to Aqaba, then take the drive to Petra. Alternatively, you can take the train to Nat-bg, take the walk to Tel Aviv airport, fly to Amman, take the walk to Queen Alia Airport, take the bus to Amman Tabarbour Terminal, take the taxi to Amman Abdali Terminal, take the bus to Petra, then take the taxi to Petra.

Airlines
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Aqaba via Amman
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Tel Aviv to Amman
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Aqaba via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Ukrainian-Mediterranean
Website
umair.com.ua
Flights from Tel Aviv to Aqaba via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Bus operators
Jett
Phone
+ 962 6 5854679
Email
info@jett.com.jo
Website
jett.com.jo
Bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Petra
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jett.com.jo

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