Traveling from Cádiz to Gran Canaria by ferry
There is 1 ferry crossing per week from Cádiz to Las Palmas in Gran Canaria, mainly operated by Trasmediterranea. Find the updated information about this route in our ferry guide.
Ferry schedules from Cádiz to Gran Canaria*
Is there a ferry from Cádiz to Gran Canaria?
There is normally 1 ferry crossing per week from Cádiz to Gran Canaria. The ferry company that usually operates on this route is Trasmediterránea.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules for your trip from Cádiz to Gran Canaria and book ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper.
How long is the ferry ride from Cádiz to Gran Canaria?
Ferry duration from Cádiz to the port of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria is usually about 33 hr.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Cádiz to Gran Canaria?
There are no high-speed ferries traveling from Cádiz to Gran Canaria as the trip is long. The fastest ferry from mainland Spain takes about 33 hr to reach the island.
How much is the ferry from Cádiz to Gran Canaria?
Ferry prices from Cádiz to Gran Canaria start at around €113. The final ticket cost can be lower or higher depending on discounts, vehicle selection as well as seat type.
What’s the ferry schedule from Cádiz to Gran Canaria?
The ferry route from Cádiz to the port of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria is normally served once per week (usually on Tuesday).
The usual departure time is around 16:00 on Tuesday, with the ferry reaching Las Palmas at around 01:00 on Thursday.
What’s the distance between Cádiz and Gran Canaria?
The distance between Cádiz and Gran Canaria is approximately 684 nautical miles (1,267km).
Am I allowed to travel from Cádiz to Gran Canaria?
Yes, movement between Cádiz and Gran Canaria is currently allowed, but bear in mind that travel guidelines may change. For more detailed and up-to-date information, please visit the official Canary Islands tourism website.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Cádiz to Gran Canaria?
You can book cheap ferry tickets from Cádiz to Gran Canaria online on Ferryhopper. Compare the available ferry connections and schedules and book ferry tickets from southern Spain to Gran Canaria with just 4 clicks.
Rocky coast at the city of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Cádiz to Gran Canaria
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Cádiz to Gran Canaria:
- Ιf you are traveling with a vehicle, we recommend arriving at the port of Cadiz 1.5 hr before departure.
- Gran Canaria has 2 ports: the port of the capital of Las Palmas (or Puerto de La Luz) and the port of Agaete (or Puerto de las Nieves).
- Some of the best areas to stay in Gran Canaria are: Las Palmas, Las Canteras, Puerto de Mogan, Playa de Amadores and Arguineguin.
- Gran Canaria is ideal for island hopping in the nearby Canary Islands such as Tenerife, Lanzarote, or Fuerteventura. Find all available ferry connections on our Map of ferries.
- Check our Gran Canaria travel guide for more information about your vacation on the island.
Where to take the ferry from Cádiz to Gran Canaria
From the port of the Bay of Cádiz in Andalusia, you can take a ferry to Las Palmas and the Canary Islands all year round. The port is easily accessible by train or via the Cádiz - Seville highway.
The port of Cádiz is about 40km south of the airport of Jerez de la Frontera, which is a 30-minute drive or 1 hr by public transport.
Can I travel on the ferry from Cádiz to Gran Canaria with a car?
Yes, ferries traveling from Cádiz to Gran Canaria carry vehicles.
Trasmediterránea allows passengers a maximum of 40kg of luggage for cabins and 30kg for numbered seats, while ferries often have closed luggage storage rooms.
All ferries traveling from Cádiz to Gran Canaria have cabins as well as numbered seats.