Ferry Algeciras - Tangier

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Algeciras and Tangier run throughout the year with several daily departures. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets between Andalusia, Spain, and Morocco online on Ferryhopper.

Ferry schedules from Algeciras to Tangier

Algeciras Tangier Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 01:00 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 30m Price range: 26.00 € - 43.00 €
Tangier Algeciras Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 00:01 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 2h 26m Price range: 23.00 € - 43.00 €

Algeciras - Tangier ferries, schedules and times

There are multiple daily ferries serving the Algeciras - Tangier route all year round. In the high-season months, you can usually find almost 40 daily departures, operated by FRS Iberia DFDS, Naviera Armas, Baleària, and Africa Morocco Link. 

Ferries from Algeciras to Tangier run throughout the day, with ferries departing from 05:00 in the morning until 03:00 or later. The same applies to Tangier - Algeciras ferry schedules.

Ferry tickets, discounts and offers

Algeciras - Tangier ferry prices

Standard Algeciras -Tangier ferry prices start at €27-€38. The final ticket cost may vary depending on the company, discounts, seat or cabin type, and vehicle selection.

Discounts & offers

Usually, there are special discounts for infants and children up to 12 years old, students, as well as seniors.

As for seasonal offers for the trip between Algeciras and Tangier, you can browse and compare all available ferry deals on Ferryhopper. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the best prices and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper without any hidden fees.

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Useful FAQs about the ferry route

How long is the Algeciras - Tangier ferry ride?

Usually, the ferry trip between Algeciras and Tangier lasts between 1 hr and 2 hr. The duration of the trip depends on the itinerary, the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry between Algeciras and Tangier?

Yes, the Algeciras - Tangier ferry route is also operated by hydrofoils. The fastest ferry makes the crossing in around 1 hr.

What's the distance between Algeciras and Tangier?

The distance between Algeciras and Tangier is around 16 nautical miles (30 km).

Where do ferries depart from?

Ferries to Tangier depart from the Andalusian port of Algeciras. Specifically, the port of Algeciras is located in the province of Cádiz, close to Gibraltar. 

Ferries to Algeciras from Tangier, on the other hand, depart from the port of Tanger Med, located in the northern part of Morocco and around 40 km from the city center of Tangier.

On-board services & facilities

Vehicle transportation

The ferries operating on the Algeciras -Tangier route allow the transport of motor vehicles.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. Specifically:

  • Naviera Armas allows passengers a maximum of 60 kg or 4 items of luggage.
  • On Baleària ferries, there is usually no weight limit for your personal luggage, as long as you carry them on board by yourself.
  • FRS Iberia DFDS allows passengers to take their luggage up to 50 kg on board free of charge. 
  • Africa Morocco Link allows passengers without a vehicle to bring a single luggage item weighing up to 30 kg

Cabins and seating

Some of the ferries traveling between Algeciras and Tangier have cabins. You can also book a numbered seat for extra comfort, as an alternative.

Pet travel

On Algeciras - Tangier ferries, you can travel with your pet smoothly and conveniently. Make sure to fill out the appropriate information as you book your tickets. A carrier or cage is required for small pets. On the ferries between Spain and Morocco, larger pets should wear a muzzle and be on a leash.

Extra tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip

Here are some travel tips for your ferry trip between Algeciras and Tangier: 

  • We recommend you arrive at the port of Algeciras or Tangier at least 1.5 hr before your departure to avoid overcrowding, especially in the summer. 
  • Find useful information on the ferries between Spain and Morocco, take a look at the ferry schedules and take the ferry between Algeciras and Tangier.
  • If you want to travel to Morocco by ferry from the province of Cádiz, you can also reach Tangier from the port of Tarifa. Check out the Tarifa - Tangier ferry route and explore Morocco’s coastal wonders.

About Algeciras

A perfect mix of industrial aesthetics and Andalusian elements, the city port of Algeciras is a must-visit destination that caters to all tastes! Check out our detailed guide about Algeciras and make the most of your time there.

About Tangier

Vacationing or simply passing through Tangier? Discover what to do and see during your holidays in Tangier, and find all ferries from and to the multicultural port city of Morocco.