TRAVEL INFORMATION

visitor center

ARRIVAL AT WADI RUM 

First, by bus, by taxi, or by car, you have to stop and go to the tourist reception office at the Visitor Centre to pay the government fee of 5JD per person to enter the Wadi Rum Protected Area.

If you have a Jordan Pass, Wadi Rum is including, so just stamp it.

GPS coordinates for Wadi Rum Visitor Center :
29.639724, 35.433953
29°38’23.0″N 35°26’02.2″E

 

LOCATION VISITOR CENTER

LOCATION OUR OFFICE

DISTANCE BETWEEN THE 2 POINTS

HOW TO GET TO WADI RUM

FROM PETRA

Distance : 115 KM

BY CAR

  • Duration : 1h30
  • Easy itinerary, the road is little bit dangerous

BY BUS

  • Departure : 6h30am
  • Location : Wadi Musa
  • Duration : 2h
  • Price : 7JD
  • Ask to your hotel to book a seat in advance because the bus can be easily full during the high season.

BY TAXI

  • Departure : As you wish
  • Location : As you wish
  • Duration : 2h
  • Price : 35JD
  • We can organize a taxi to bring you from your place in Petra (Wadi Musa) to Wadi Rum

FROM AQABA

Distance : 72 KM

BY CAR

  • Duration : 1h30
  • Easy itinerary, good road condition

BY BUS

  • Departure : Afternoon when the bus is full
  • Location : In front of the police station
  • Duration : 1h30
  • Price : 3JD
  • Not very practical but the cheapest option

BY TAXI

  • Departure : As you wish
  • Location : As you wish
  • Duration : 1h
  • Price : 20JD from Aqaba center, South beach and airport
    30JD from Aqaba border
  • We can organize a taxi to bring you from your place in Aqaba to Wadi Rum

FROM AMMAN CITY

Distance : 320 KM

BY CAR

  • Duration : 4h
  • The faster road is the desert Highway (15)
  • They are working on the road, so it's little bit dangerous

BY BUS

  • Departure : There is no direct buses from Amman to Wadi Rum. The best option is to take a bus from Abdali station or 7th Circle station until Aqaba by JETT BUS company There is different type of buses (normal / semi-vip / vip). There is bus almost every hour from the morning until the night.

BY TAXI

  • Departure : As you wish
  • Location : As you wish
  • Duration : 4h
  • Price : 100JD from the airport
    125JD from Amman city center
  • We can organize a taxi to bring you from your place in Amman to Wadi Rum