Egyptian Ferries Schedules
Egypt Local Ferries:
Hurghada Sharm El Sheikh Ferry Service
The trip takes around 2.30 hours each way
Rates per person
Prices for Egyptian and Foreign Residents
- Adult: EGP 350
- Child: EGP 250
- Adult: EGP 630
- Child: EGP 450
Rates per person
Prices for non-Egyptians, Tourists, and Visitors
- Adult: US$ 40
- Child: US$ 30
- Adult: US$ 70
- Child: US$ 50
N.B : Children rates applied from 3 till 12 years old.
Free ticket for Children under 3 years old (Without seat)
How to get to the ports
Hurghada Maritime Port
Location: Downtown, Saqala Area, El Mina Street
Sharm El Sheikh Maritime Port
Location: End of El Salam Street, Cairo highway, near old market
Nuweiba to Aqaba (Jordon)
To go from the city of Nuweiba to Aqaba in Jordon you will need to take a ferry whether a slow ferry or a high-speed one:
Hi-speed ferry (Cat ferry)
The journey by the fast ferry to Aqaba lasts for one hour.
From Aqaba to Nuweiba: daily (except Saturday) at 12.00h.
From Nuweiba to Aqaba: daily (except Saturday) at 15.30h.
|One-way economy class:||$70 USD|
|One-way first class:||$90 USD|
|Round economy class:||$120 USD|
|Round first class:||$155 USD|
|Children :$29.00 per person||(3-10 years old)|
New Aqaba Fast ferry :
Run by Meenagate, Marine, who are the solo agent of AB Maritime, on the Tourist Line between Nuweiba and Aqaba.
The new boat called Babel, a high speed catamaran latest arrival and added vessel to Arab Bridge Maritime company fleet, build late 2010!
In case we have big volume of passemgers, theyrelease the Princess boat, for our clients.
For that the timetable can change a bit. Also in case of bad weather and rough sea conditions, changes can occur.
At this moment our time table is as following:
Nuweiba – Aqaba: departure 6:00 am. Clients needs to be at the port at 5:00 am (egypt time)
Aqaba-Nuweiba : Departure 7.30 pm Clients needs to be at the port at 6.30 pm (jordan time)
Sailing time typically lasts 1.5 hours.
Please check with the ferry company a day before departure, to know what the exact timetable would be, and at what time they need to be at the harbor.
Please note :
If They sail with the Babel, the departure port is at the Royal Yacht Club in Aqaba.
If They sail with the Princess, the departure port is the Passenger Terminal just south of Aqaba. In Nuweiba, their our clients go through customs at our own Pyramid Hall. This will be used for our clients exclusively, meaning the whole procedure goes very smooth and fast.
It is necessary to book in advance. One needs to send them at least 24 hours in advance, the copy of his/her passport by e-mail or fax. they will confirm by e-mail.
Round ticket Nuweiba – Aqaba- Nuweiba : $ 125 per adult, and $100 per child. Infant under the age of 3, free of charge.
One way ticket Nuweiba - Aqaba: $ 85 per adult and $ 70 per child. Infant under the age of 3, free of charge.
This price includes marine fees and soft drink and croissant onboard.
At this moment, they only have an office in Aqaba, Jordan. For that that the bookings go through e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Payment can be done cash at the harbor at the day of traveling.
to Contact the newbia aqb ferry company:
Telephone: +962 (0)3 201 3100 / 201 3137 / 202 2801
Fax: +962 (0)3 201 9461
Mobile: +962 (0)79 5901 1481
Aqaba Slow Ferry!
The journey by the slow ferry to Aqaba takes 3 hours.
From Aqaba to Nuweiba: daily at 24.00h.
From Nuweiba to Aqaba: daily at 14.00h.
|One-way economy class:||$60 USD|
|One-way first class:||$65 USD|
|Round economy class:||$00 USD|
|Round first class:||$05 USD|
|children :$22.00 per person||(3-10 years old)|
For Reservation Turbo Cat Tel. (2)-(02) 574-5836 / 5755
Some Travel tips
- You can get the ferry tickets outside the port entrance, don't forget to have you passport with you. Onboard you will be asked to hand over your passport and you will be getting it back when you arrive to Aqaba.
-Make sure you turn up at least two hours before the boat leaves the port, there is a ferry that leaves everyday, it should take 3-5 hours to arrive to the Aqaba port in Jordon.
Note that this ferry can transport cars as well, and it cost you $100 per car.
International ferries operate to and out of Egypt's main ports, such as Alexandria, Suez, and port said:Ferry boat that leaves Alexandria goes to the following distention:
Please note that these ferries at the moment Carrie cargo and no passengers
Ferry boat that leaves Port Said goes to the following destination:
Please note that these ferries at the moment carry only cargo and no passengers.Ferry boat that leave Suez goes to the following destination: