Shortest travel time:
2 h 15 m
Longest travel time:
3 h 9 m
Lowest train ticket cost:
Avg. daily departures:
Earliest departure:
Latest departure:
Medina train stations
Medina station
Al Hadra, 42368, Medina, Saudi Arabia
Medina Airport Terminal
HP37+QR, Medina, Saudi Arabia
449 km
Mecca train stations
Mecca station
Al Rasaifah, Ar Rusayfah, 24232, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Jeddah Airport terminal
Terminal 1, 23631, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Medina to Mecca Train Information

Among the top choices for traveling from Medina to Mecca is taking a fast and modern train. All high-speed trains running between the cities were designed to offer the passengers everything they might need for a pleasant journey, including several travel classes to choose from, fast travel times (the journey takes about 2.5 hours), and an extensive timetable with up to 6 daily departures. Fantastic onboard amenities are also at your service during the ride. The trains from Medina to Mecca boast light and spacious carriages, equipped with cushy seats and offer plenty of legroom and generous luggage space. Big panoramic windows are perfect for admiring the spectacular views along the way. Another reason to opt for a train ride from Medina to Mecca is that the train stations are located close to the city centers and are conveniently accessible by public transport, making it very easy to get around.

How far is Medina to Mecca by train?

The distance from Medina to Mecca by train is approximately 450 kilometers. Travel times may vary based on the specific train service and route chosen.

How long is the train journey from Medina to Mecca?

The duration of the train journey from Medina to Mecca is typically around 3 hours. Travel times may vary depending on the specific train service and any stops along the route.

How can I book train tickets from Medina to Mecca?

You can easily book train tickets from Medina to Mecca through the official railway website or at the train station. Ensure to check the availability, schedule, and class options for a seamless booking experience.


Medina to Mecca Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Morning trains
2 hrs 20 min
3 hrs 9 min
Afternoon trains
2 hrs 15 min
2 hrs 25 min
Evening trains
2 hrs 20 min
3 hrs 9 min

Trains on Medina - Mecca Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Haramain Highspeed Railway (SAR)
Haramain Highspeed Railway (SAR)
Bullet train
2 hrs 15 min