Get Amman to Petra Full

How to Get From Amman to Petra?

Petra Red Rose City is a (UNESCO World Heritage Site) that has hundreds of places to explore (Petra, Little Petra, Wadi Rum and Bedouin campsite). In 2007 Petra was chosen as one of the "New Seven Wonders of the World" not just for the beauty of its rose-colored sandstone but because this area is a living museum of 10,000 years of human history. If you would like to see most of the places in Petra you can easily spend 3 days in the town. But if you are short on time it is feasible to see most of the major sites in Petra in marginal time which could be accomplished in few hours visit.

If you have time (One to Four Days) and budget you can join one of our well organized Private Tours to Petra in a Modern Air Conditioned Sedan unless if you are traveling as group five to seven persons we offer a Modern H1 Van. Enjoy luxury of pick and drop off to / and from your hotel with an expert English speaker driver.

 

  • Get From Amman to Petra By Bus:

  • If you only have one day and low budget you might use JETT Bus From Amman to Petrathat usually departs Amman at 6.30am and reaches Petra in around four hours. Travelers can catch the return bus at 4.00pm or stay the night in a hotel close to Petra. Below please find detailed schedule and ticket cost.

Track

Days

Trip Schedule

Adults[JD]

Children[JD]

Amman - Petra

Daily

6:30

11.00

7.70

Petra - Amman

Daily

16:00

11.00

7.70

   

  • Alternatively you can use the local minibuses that run from Ammanbetween 9 am and 4 pm. Those buses only depart when the entire bus is full as a result passengers should be prepared to wait.
  • Self Drive From Amman to Petra Using Rental Car

  • If you like to drive, Jordan Car rental is also a convenient option. Knowing that there are more than one hundred car rental companies based in Amman and Queen Alia International Airport you will never be short of options. A new model sedan air conditioned car might cost around JD 25-30JD ($35-40) a day; while an SUV might cost around JD 70 ($100). Driving from Amman to Petra could take up to three hours.
  • Get From Amman to Petra By TAXI

  • Hiring a local TAXI from Amman to Petra is possible but taxi prices are a little high where a standard one-way trip might cost around JD 85 ($120).
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+ HOW FAR IS PETRA FROM AMMAN ?

Petra lies in a great rift valley east of Wadi Araba nearly 80km south of the Dead Sea260 kilometers to the South-west of Amman.

+ HOW DO I GET FROM AMMAN TO PETRA ?

Petra Full Day Private Tour From Amman (One to four Persons) in a Modern air conditioned Sedan Vehicle. Five to seven persons using H1 Van, Pick and drop off to / and from your hotel early morning at 07:00 am to skip traffic congestion and to get more time during day light on the site. Leaves back to Amman after spending 5-6 hours on the site.

Visitors might use JETT Bus From Amman to Petra that usualy departs Amman at 6.30am and reaches Petra in around four hours. They can catch the return bus at 5.00pm or stay the night in a hotel close to Petra.

+ WHAT SHOULD I WEAR TO PETRA NIGHT TOURS AND WADI RUM NIGHT TOURS ?

For the day tour, pack a pair of lighter color breathable pants and comfortable walking shoes. If you are planing to spend a night in Wadi Rum you will need a lightweight sweater becuase it can get pretty chilly.