Amman to Al Aqabah

Amman to Al Aqabah

  Sep 23, 2021, 25 trips (JOD 10 – JOD 0)

Amman to Al Aqabah Schedule

Amman to Al Aqabah Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Jett Express 00:00 - 04:00JOD 10
Royal Jordanian Economy #RJ30407:20 - 08:20JOD 77.42
Jett Express 07:00 - 11:00JOD 10
Jordan Aviation Economy #R511509:00 - 09:45JOD 37.86
Jett VIP 08:30 - 12:30JOD 19.99
Jett Express 10:30 - 15:30JOD 10
Jett Express 12:30 - 17:30JOD 10
Jett Express 15:00 - 20:00JOD 10
Royal Jordanian Economy #RJ30016:45 - 17:45JOD 78.27
Jett Express 17:30 - 22:30JOD 10
Jett Express 18:00 - 22:00JOD 10

Transportation from Amman to Al Aqabah

How to get from Amman to Al Aqabah

When you want to get from Amman to Al Aqabah, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about JOD 79.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as JOD 10.00.

How far is Amman from Al Aqabah?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Amman to Al Aqabah. Your trip will be a total of 205 miles (329 km). The flying distance is 158 miles (253 km).

How long does it take to get from Amman to Al Aqabah?

The travel time from Amman to Al Aqabah can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 5 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Amman to Al Aqabah?

The cost of the trip from Amman to Al Aqabah varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Jett: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as JOD 10.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as JOD 79.00.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Amman to Al Aqabah:

  • Bus tickets - JOD 10.00 to JOD 20.00;
  • Plane tickets - JOD 78.00 to JOD 78.00;

How many trips per day are there between Amman and Al Aqabah?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Amman to Al Aqabah depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 00:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 18:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Amman to Al Aqabah. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is JOD 78.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Amman to Al Aqabah
Royal Jordanian


Taking a bus from Amman to Al Aqabah is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Amman to Al Aqabah

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Amman to Al Aqabah? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.