2.1.18 Egypt Port of Nuweibah

2.1.18 Egypt Port of Nuweibah

Port Overview

Situated on the west shore of the Gulf of Aqaba.

Admiralty chart: 3595.

Admiralty Pilot: 64.

Pilotage: Compulsory.

Towage: Available. 

Range of tide: 0.9m.

Berthing and unberthing can be carried out at any time of the day.

Largest vessel:

  • 120 m LOA
  • 7.32 m Maximum draft


  • Berth No. 1 92 m long and 7.93 m wide
  • Berth No. 2 42 m long and 7.83 m wide
  • Berth No. 3 120 m long and 7.93 m wide
  • Berths 1 and 2 are used by passenger ferries.
  • Berth 3 is used by general cargo vessels.


  • Warehouse of 1,000 m²
  • Open yard of 60,000 m².

Further generic information on the port can be found in the following attachment: Egypt Port of Nuweibah Additional Information 

Key port information can also be found at: Website of the Maritime Database on the Port of Nuweibah 

Port Location and Contacts 



Province or District 


Town or City (Closest location) with Distance (km) 

Name: Nuweibah km: n/a 

Port's Complete Name 



28° 58' N 


34° 38' E 

Managing Company or Port Authority (If more than one operator, break down by area of operation) 

Port Authority of Nuweibah 

Management Contact Person 

Tel: +20 69 520364 Fax: +20 69 520368 

Closest Airport and Frequent Airlines to / from International Destinations 

Airport Name: Sharm El Sheikh 

Airlines: Egypt Air 

Port Picture

Description and Contacts of Key Companies

4.4 Egypt Port and Waterways Companies Contact List

Customs Guidance

1.3 Egypt Customs Information