North West Bus

Jeddah to Makkah

The journey from Jeddah to Makkah will be a spiritual one exploring the historical and culturally significant destinations. The road that connects these two towns passes via several beautiful attractions, providing insight into Saudi Arabia’s rich cultural legacy. When you choose the Northwest BUS as your method of transportation, you can expect an enhanced travel experience that is both comfortable and convenient. 

Northwest BUS is a premier transport service committed to providing passengers with a smooth and comfortable journey. Travelling from Jeddah to Makkah with Northwest BUS is convenient and comfortable for pilgrims and travellers. Northwest BUS provides safety and comfort with a fleet of modern and well-maintained buses, allowing you to enjoy the scenery outside your window.

Trip Overview

Bus Service Type


2:13 Hours


Boarding Points

Jeddah Train Station

Dropping Points

Makkah Bus Station(Jarwal)

Price Starting at

SAR 34.00

Bus Service Type


1:46 Hours


Boarding Points

Jeddah Train Station

Dropping Points

Makkah Bus Station(Jarwal)

Price Starting at

SAR 25.00

Trip Highlights

  • Innovative features to enhance your trip experience
  • The journey offers breathtaking views of desert landscapes
  • Rest periods are offered to rejuvenate you in tourist-friendly areas

Things to do in Makkah

Mount Arafat

Visit religious places like Kaaba, Jabal Al Nour, and Mount Arafat

Makkah Museum

Discover the historic centre of pilgrimage at Makkah Museum

Explore the indoor amusement named Al Hukair Funland Makkah

Route Information

Northwest BUS has an extensive fleet of buses in both VIP and Normal categories. Jeddah to Makkah by bus is a 1-hour 46-minute trip available to you across various times of the day. You will get a chance to explore various landscapes and cultural attractions.


Jeddah to Makkah Bus Fare

Northwest BUS provides VIP bus service as well as normal bus services for passengers across different time slots of the day. The Normal class ticket for the Jeddah to Makkah bus route costs SAR 25.00 for 1 adult.

Accessibility Information

Accessibility Information

Special Sales Outlet

Our dedicated sales outlets are designed to cater to individuals with special needs, providing a hassle-free ticketing experience.

Accessible Infrastructure

Our buses feature wheelchair ramps and facilities, ensuring a barrier-free and convenient environment for all passengers.

Independent Travel Options

In certain cases, passengers with special needs may travel independently, provided they can demonstrate the ability to do so safely.

Dedicated Bus Seats

Passengers with special needs benefit from specially designated seats, offering the comfort and space they require throughout their trip.

Special Discounts

We extend discounts and privileges to passengers with special needs, Cancer patients and Students aged 18-25 enhancing affordability and accessibility for all.

Travel Tips and Recommendations

For your and other passenger’s convenience and safety, we advise you to follow certain guidelines such as

  • Keep all the required travel documents with you throughout your trip and present them when requested
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited onboard. Please adhere to this policy to maintain a clean and smoke-free environment.
  • Arrive at the travel stop or station at least 1 hour before departure for intercity trips.
  • Front seats are reserved for families. Please respect this arrangement to allow families to sit together.
  • Keep your valuable and breakable luggage secure. Responsibility for their safety rests with you. Keep necessary travel documents accessible.

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Bus Station

Payment options

Frequently asked questions

You can find the bus timings and fares on our website at or contact us at + 966 920020590

Jeddah to Makkah is a 1-hour 46-minute trip and you will be provided with all the comforts and amenities to make your trip comfortable and memorable.

The Normal class fare for Jeddah to Makkah costs  SAR 25.00 per adult.

The documents while travelling are as follows:

For Saudis and GCC country citizen

  • Original copy of ID card as proof of identification.
  • Original copy of family card for companions.
  • Identification letter or valid student ID card if you’re a student for discount opportunities.
  • Social affairs card for persons with disabilities for reduced fees or special arrangements.

For Citizens of non-GCC countries

Original residence permit or valid passport as proof of your residency or visitor status.


Changes are free of charge. You will only be charged the price difference between tickets, if applicable.

Cancellation Conditions:

  • 48 hours before the scheduled departure, a cancellation fee of 5% will be deducted from the ticket price.
  • Within the period of 48 to 24 hours before the scheduled departure, a cancellation fee of 30% will be deducted from the ticket price.
  • Between 24 hours and the scheduled departure time, the ticket value is non-refundable.
  • If the passenger does not show up after the departure of the trip, the ticket will be cancelled, and no refund will be issued.