Ferry from Algeciras to Tangier

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Algeciras and Tangier run throughout the year with 5 daily crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry schedules

Algeciras Tangier Schedules frequency: Every day Earliest ferry: 01:00 Latest ferry: 23:59 Average duration: 37m Price range: 36.00 € - 45.00 €
Tangier Algeciras Schedules frequency: Every day Earliest ferry: 01:30 Latest ferry: 23:59 Average duration: 2h 37m Price range: 36.00 € - 45.00 €
Ferry companies AFRICA MOROCCO LINK BALEARIA FRS IBERIA TRASMEDITERRANEA

Is there a ferry from Algeciras to Tangier?

Yes, there are usually 5 daily crossings serving the Algeciras -Tangier ferry route all year round. The route is operated by FRS Iberia, Trasmediterránea, Baleària and Africa Morocco Link

Am I allowed to travel from Algeciras to Tangier?

Yes, you can travel from Algeciras to the port of Tangier by ferry at the moment. 

However, travel guidelines may change so check the latest updates on Covid-19 and visit our FaQ page before your trip. 

What’s the ferry schedule from Algeciras to Tangier

There are usually 5 daily crossings operating the Algeciras -Tangier route.

The earliest ferry usually departs at 05:00 and arrives in Tangier around 05:30. The latest crossing is at 23:00, reaching Tangier around 23:30.

Tip: bear in mind that ferry schedules may change. Therefore, make sure to check your travel time before your trip.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Algeciras to Tangier?

The Algeciras -Tangier ferry price starts at €36. The ticket cost depends on discounts, seat or cabin type and vehicle selection. 

Offers

On Ferryhopper, you can find the best offers for the ferry trip to Tangier from Algeciras. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest ferry prices for this route and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Discounts

Children up to 3 years can travel from Algeciras to Tangier for free. There are also special discounts for children between the ages of 4 and 12, students, large families and permanent residents.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Algeciras to Tangier?

The ferry trip from Algeciras to Tangier takes between 30 min and 4 hr. The duration of the trip depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Algeciras to Tangier?

Yes, the Algeciras - Tangier ferry trip is operated by hydrofoils. The fastest ferry takes about 30 min to reach the port of Tangier.

What’s the distance between Algeciras and Tangier?

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

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Algeciras to Tangier

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Algeciras to Tangier: 

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Algeciras at least 90 min prior to departure as it can get busy, especially in the summer. 
  • Tarifa is also a popular starting point for trips to the Moroccan coast. You can hop on a ferry from Tarifa to Tangier and explore the beauty of the Moroccan coastal city.
  • Read our Tangier travel guide for more tips and useful information about the Morrocan city. 

Where to take the ferry from Algeciras to Tangier

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

The port of Algeciras is situated in the city center and it's easily accessible on foot or by public transport. It's also just a 30-minute drive from the airport of Gibraltar. 

Can I travel on the ferry from Algeciras to Tangier with a car?

Yes, on the ferries operating the Algeciras -Tangier connection, it is possible to embark your vehicle.

Ferry luggage

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

  • Trasmediterránea allows passengers to carry single luggage up to 40kg for cabins and up to 30kg for a ticket with numbered seats. 
  • In Baleària ferries, there is no weight limit for your personal luggage.
  • FRS allows passengers to take their luggage on board free of charge
  • Africa Morocco Link allows passengers to bring single luggage weighing up to 30kg

Cabins

Some of the ferries traveling from Algeciras to Tangier have cabins. You can also book a numbered seat for extra comfort.

Pet travel

On Algeciras -Tangier ferries, you can bring your pet on board. Make sure to fill out the appropriate information as you book your tickets. A carrier or cage is required for small pets. As for larger pets, they must have a muzzle and be on a leash.

Where can I book ferry tickets from Algeciras to Tangier?

You can book cheap ferry tickets to Tangier from Algeciras online on Ferryhopper. On our Map of ferries, you can check all available ferry connections, compare companies and ticket prices, and book your ferry trip to Tangier at no extra cost.

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