Enter Jordan by Aquaba Bridge, exit by Sheik Hussein bridge

by mb
(Ireland)

Can I enter Jordan by Aquaba Bridge, exit by Sheikh Hussein Bridge?


I am going to visit Jordan for 5/6 nights in Sept 2012, returning to Tel-Aviv.

How much are the Jordan entry/exit fees and do I need any papers in advance for border crossings?


Answer: Yes, you can enter via Aqaba and leave Jordan via Sheikh Hussein Bridge. FYI, there is no "bridge" between Eilat and Aqaba, it's a simple land crossing with a cca. 200m "no-mans-land" in between the two checkpoints. You have to walk this distance.

If you enter at Aqaba, you will be granted a free ASEZ (Aqaba Special Economic Zone) visa which is valid for all of Jordan. No special papers needed, only your passport valid for at least six months.

At the moment Departure or Exit Tax is 5 JD for foreign nationals at the land border crossings - but it may increase by September 2012 so please reconfirm it next year.

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Question.

Tailor-Made Private Tours In Jordan

Want to see more of Jordan than an average tourist does? Hire an experienced tour guide with a car who can take you where no tourist buses go!

Click here to get a quote






Darna Village Aqaba Dive Hotel

book a taxi in jordan

Amman Pasha Hotel

CONNECT


GET UPDATES BY EMAIL

Get monthly site updates, news, stories and special offers delivered to your mailbox. Subscribe to the free Aqaba Insider!

Email

Name

Then

Don't worry -- your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Aqaba Insider.




FAVOURITE PICKS