How to Reach Aqaba

Aqaba can be reached by flight,taxi and bus from Amman. Regular buses are available from Amman and flights are available to Amman from all over the world.¾

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How to Reach Aqaba from India

There are no direct flights from India to Aqaba. Major airlines that fly on this route are Royal Jordanian, Turkish airlines and Gulf air. Flight from India stops at Abu Dhabi, Dubai or Bahrain. Same flight will fly to Amman which is the major stoppage on the way to Aqaba. All flights which fly to Aqaba go from Amman. Royal Jordanian flies from Amman to Aqaba. Mumbai and New Delhi are the main cities from where one can take the flight to Aqaba.¾

Visa Policy for Indians

Most nationalities can get a tourist visa on arrival at Amman airport for around 20 JD, but for Indians it is 29JD. This is a tourist visa for 1 month. If arriving in Amman airport and travelling down to Aqaba with in 48 Hours, you qualify for a free visa. Arrivals direct into Aqaba either through the airport or crossing the boarder from Israel are also granted a free visa on arrival, as Aqaba is a Special Economic Zone. ¾

How to reach Aqaba by flight

International airports in Amman/ Eilat, Israel. Most airlines fly to Amman and then Royal Jordanian have internal flights to Aqaba. Charter flights from Sweden and England fly direct to Aqaba in high seasons.

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How to reach Aqaba by road

The nearest cities to Aqaba are Petra and Amman. The best way to travel from Aqaba to Petra is to take green taxis. Taxi from Petra to Aqaba costs around 35-40 JD.¾

How to reach Aqaba by train

Aqaba can not be reached by rail from nearby cities.¾

Local transport in Aqaba

Most places in Aqaba down town are within walking distance from the hotels. If you have to take a taxi anywhere, it is usually pretty cheap. Travelling from one side of town to the other should cost no more than 1.500 JD. Most dive centres are based out of town on the South Beach and organise transport from the hotels each morning. A new resort area, Tala Bay has recently opened in the South. Most of the hotels here are 5 stars and have regular shuttle buses in to the city. Taxis to Tala Bay from Aqaba costs approximately 10 JD. Always make sure that the taxi driver uses his meter.¾

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