HOW TO GET TO WADI RUM

Along the highway between Aqaba and Amman, there is a well-marked turnoff for Wadi Rum (about 40km along the highway north from Aqaba). Once you reach the turn off, continue on this tarmac road for 20-30km arrive to Wadi Rum Visitor’s Centre – Wadi Rum Village is 7km drive beyond this point – this road is also sealed.

 

Our meeting place in Wadi Rum Village is the Rest House – located 7km drive from Wadi Rum Visitor Centre where you will pay an entrance fee: 5JD per adult or FREE with your Jordan Pass.

Car parking is available at Wadi Rum Rest House. We are able arrange your taxi transfers to and from Wadi Rum with our taxi driver.

Aqaba – Wadi Rum

Journey Time: 1 hour

BUS
NEW JETT BUS ROUTE: https://www.jtt.com.jo/en
Online booking.

Aqaba – Wadi Rum: Departs after midday
There is one direct bus from Aqaba to the Wadi Rum Visitor’s Centre/Wadi Rum Village each day, except on Fridays. 

TAXI
Aqaba City Centre Area – Wadi Rum: 25JD
Tala Bay/South Beach, Aqaba – Wadi Rum: 30JD
Aqaba Airport – Wadi Rum: 35JD
Eilat-Aqaba (Wadi Arava) Border Crossing – Wadi Rum: 40JD

Wadi Musa/Petra – Wadi Rum

Journey Time: 2 hours

BUS
NEW JETT BUS ROUTE: https://www.jtt.com.jo/en
Online booking.

Wadi Musa/Petra to Wadi Rum: 6:30am – tickets can be booked/reserved by your Petra accommodation.
Wadi Rum to Wadi Musa (Petra): 8:30-9:00am

TAXI
Wadi Musa – Wadi Rum: 40JD

Amman – Wadi Rum

Journey Time: 3-4 hours

BUS
There is no direct bus between Amman and Wadi Rum, however, there are regular buses from Amman to Aqaba.

TAXI
Amman – Wadi Rum: 110JD
Queen Alia Airport – Wadi Rum: 110JD

Dead Sea – Wadi Rum

Journey Time: 4-4.5 hours

BUS
There is no direct bus between the Dead Sea and Wadi Rum. There are regular buses from Amman to Aqaba.

TAXI
Dead Sea – Wadi Rum: 100JD