Amman to Aqaba

Amman to Aqaba

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Amman to Aqaba Schedule

Amman to Aqaba Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Jett Express 00:01 - 04:01$ 14.10
Royal Jordanian Economy #RJ30407:00 - 07:55JOD 88.58
Jett Express 08:00 - 13:00$ 14.10
Jett Express 10:00 - 14:00JOD 10
Jett Express 12:30 - 17:00JOD 9.43
Royal Jordanian Economy #RJ30014:45 - 15:40$ 123.02
Turkish Airlines Economy 17:45 - 23:35JOD 522.59
Jett Express 18:00 - 22:00$ 14.10
Jett Express 21:30 - 02:30JOD 10
Royal Jordanian Economy #RJ30222:55 - 23:50JOD 87.90

Transportation from Amman to Aqaba

Facts about the transport from Amman to Aqaba

Cheapest Transport$13
Fastest Transport50m
Earliest Departure6:45 AM
Latest Departure11:00 PM
Departures per day26
Distance250 kilometers
Transport CompaniesJett, Royal Jordanian

Amman to Aqaba Destination Reviews

Confirmation just 24 hours before trip starts also we booked days before
Bus VIP, Jett (Jett), Jun 21, 2023
The trip from Amman to Aqaba went perfectly well. The bus is very clean and comfortable. This is the perfect alternative to renting a car in Jordan and it is so cheap. The instructions received by email before the trip are very helpful & informative.
Bus Express, Jett (Jett), May 23, 2023
My booking confirmation was provided with some delay but everything else was absolutely fine.
Bus Express, Jett (Jett), Oct 14, 2022
Very clean and organised. Thank you
Bus Express, Jett (Jett), Oct 8, 2022
Ottima !
Bus Express, Jett (Jett), Sep 28, 2022
Excellent service and very punctual. Thank you 12Go for your support.
Bus Express, Jett (Jett), Jun 19, 2022
nice, secure and in time drive
Bus Express, Jett (Jett), Mar 26, 2022
Secure drive, service with coffee, on time
Bus Express, Jett (Jett), Nov 15, 2021
24 customer reviews

How to get from Amman to Aqaba

When you want to get from Amman to Aqaba, 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 USD 126.85. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 13.28.

How far is Amman from Aqaba?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Amman to Aqaba. Your trip will be a total of 156 miles (250 km). The flying distance is 441 miles (709 km).

How long does it take to get from Amman to Aqaba?

The travel time from Amman to Aqaba 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 Aqaba?

The cost of the trip from Amman to Aqaba 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 USD 13.28 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 USD 126.85.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 12.68 to USD 28.18;
  • Plane tickets - USD 126.83 to USD 126.83;

How many trips per day are there between Amman and Aqaba?

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 07:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:00. There are 23 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Amman to Aqaba depart during the day - there are approximately 3 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Amman to Aqaba. 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 USD 126.83.

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 Aqaba

Royal Jordanian


Taking a bus from Amman to Aqaba 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 Aqaba

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Amman to Aqaba? 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.