Fishing boats at the port of Arrecife in Lanzarote

Ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Cadiz to Lanzarote by ferry

There is 1 ferry crossing per week from Cadiz to Lanzarote, mainly operated by Trasmediterranea. Find the updated information about this route on our ferry guide.

Ferry schedules from Cadiz to Lanzarote*

Is there a ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote?

There is usually a ferry once a week from Cadiz to Lanzarote. The itinerary is available throughout the year, usually serviced by Trasmediterránea.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules and buy your ferry ticket from mainland Spain to Lanzarote on Ferryhopper. 

How long is the ferry ride from Cadiz to Lanzarote?

The duration of the ferry ride from Cadiz to the port of Arrecife in Lanzarote can be from 26 hrs to 28 hours

Is there a high-speed ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote?

There are no high-speed ferries traveling from Cadiz to Lanzarote as the trip is long. The fastest ferry from mainland Spain takes about 26 hrs to reach the island. 

How much is the ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote?

Ferry prices in the Cadiz-Lanzarote route start from approximately €113. The final ticket cost can be lower or higher depending on discounts, vehicle selection as well as seat and cabin type. 

What’s the ferry schedule from Cadiz to Lanzarote?

The ferry route from Cadiz to the port of Arrecife in Lanzarote is normally served once a week (usually on Tuesdays). 

The usual departure time is around 16.00 on Tuesday, with the ferry reaching Arrecife at around 18.00 on Wednesday. 

What’s the distance between Cadiz and Lanzarote?

The distance between Cadiz and Lanzarote is approximately 581 nautical miles (1,077 km).

Am I allowed to travel from Cadiz to Lanzarote?

Yes, movement between Cadiz and Lanzarote 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 Cadiz to Lanzarote?

You can book cheap ferry tickets from Cadiz to Lanzarote online on Ferryhopper. Compare the available ferry connections, ferry companies, and schedules and book ferry tickets from southern Spain to Lanzarote with just 4 clicks.

Castillo de San Gabriel in Arrecife

The Castillo de San Gabriel (Castle of Saint Gabriel), located on an islet outside Arrecife

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Cadiz to Lanzarote

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Cadiz to Lanzarote: 

  • Ιf you are traveling with a vehicle, we recommend arriving at the port of Cadiz 1.5 hr before departure.
  • Lanzarote has 3 ports: the port of the capital of Arrecife in the east, Playa Blanca in the south and Órzola in the north of the island.
  • The port of Arrecife is close to many of the popular resorts on the island. The distance between Arrecife and Puerto del Carmen is 14km.
  • Some of the best areas to stay in Lanzarote are: Puerto Calero, Playa Blanca, Puerto del Carmen, and Arrecife.
  • Read our Lanzarote travel guide for more information about your vacation on the island. 
  • Lanzarote is ideal for island hopping in the nearby Canary islands such as La Graciosa, Gran Canaria, or Fuerteventura. Find all available ferry connections on our Map of ferries.

Where to take the ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote

From the port of the Bay of Cadiz in Andalusia, you can take a ferry to Lanzarote and the Canary Islands all year round. It is easily accessible by train or via the Cadiz - Seville highway. 

The port of Cadiz is about 40 km south of the airport of Jerez de la Frontera, which is a 30 min drive and 1 hr by public transport. 

Can I travel on the ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote Canaria with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling from Cadiz to Lanzarote carry vehicles.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. Trasmediterranea allows passengers a maximum of 40 kg of luggage for cabins and 30 kg for numbered seats, while ferries often have closed luggage storage rooms.


All ferries traveling from Cadiz to Lanzarote have cabins as well as numbered seats.

Daily ferries from Cadiz to Lanzarote