Sunset at the beach in Tenerife, Canary Islands

Ferry from Lanzarote to Tenerife

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Lanzarote to Tenerife by ferry

The ferry route from Lanzarote to Tenerife is served several times per week and trip duration ranges from around 10.5 hr to 13 hr. Find the latest information about this crossing in our ferry guide.

Ferry schedules from Lanzarote to Tenerife*

Is there a ferry from Lanzarote to Tenerife?

There are several weekly ferry departures from Lanzarote to Tenerife throughout the year. The ferry companies that usually operate on this route are Naviera Armas and Trasmediterránea.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules for the Lanzarote - Tenerife route and book ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper.

How long is the ferry ride from Lanzarote to Tenerife?

The duration of the ferry trip from Lanzarote to Tenerife usually ranges from around 10.5 hr to 13 hr. Travel time mainly depends on how long the ferry stops in Gran Canaria on the way to Tenerife.

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

There are no high-speed ferries from Lanzarote to Tenerife. The fastest ferry takes approximately 10.5 hr to reach the island.

How much is the ferry from Lanzarote to Tenerife?

Ferry ticket prices from Lanzarote to Tenerife range from around €35-€135. Ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts as well as cabin and vehicle selection.

What's the ferry schedule from Lanzarote to Tenerife?

There are normally more than 8 weekly ferry crossings from the port of Arrecife in Lanzarote to the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, with ferry frequency usually increasing during the summer.

The earliest ferry normally departs from Lanzarote at 11:00 and arrives in Tenerife at around 21:30. The latest departure is usually at 19:30, with the ferry reaching Santa Cruz de Tenerife at 08:30.

What's the distance between Lanzarote and Tenerife?

The distance between Lanzarote and Tenerife is approximately 148 nautical miles (274km).

Am I allowed to travel from Lanzarote to Tenerife?

Yes, you can travel from Lanzarote to Tenerife at the moment, as movement between the Canary Islands is allowed. Bear in mind, however, 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 Lanzarote to Tenerife?

You can book cheap ferry tickets from Lanzarote to Tenerife on Ferryhopper with just 4 clicks. See all available ferry connections on our Map of ferries, compare schedules and prices, and book ferry tickets from Lanzarote to Tenerife online at no extra cost.

Street in Puerto de la Cruz in Tenerife, Canary Islands

Colourful houses in the city of Puerto de la Cruz in Tenerife

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Lanzarote to Tenerife

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

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Arrecife at least 1.5 hr before departure, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle.
  • In Tenerife, you can find plenty of options for your accommodation in Los Cristianos, Puerto de la Cruz and Playa de las Américas.
  • Tenerife's landscape is dominated by the Mount Teide volcano. Hiking to Spain’s highest peak is a must experience in the Canary Islands.
  • Check our Tenerife travel guide for more information about your holidays on the island.
  • You can easily get from Tenerife to other neighbouring islands of the Canaries, such as La Palma, Gran Canaria and La Gomera. Find all available ferry itineraries on Ferryhopper and plan your island hopping hassle-free.
  • For more information about your ferry trip from Lanzarote to Tenerife, you can contact our customer support team.

Where to take the ferry from Lanzarote to Tenerife

You can take the ferry to the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife from Arrecife, the capital of Lanzarote. Arrecife is located on the east coast of the island, approximately 7km from the airport, and it can be reached by car, taxi or bus. Bus services that connect the capital with other cities in Lanzarote and the airport run regularly.

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

Yes, ferries traveling from Lanzarote to Tenerife carry vehicles.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. Naviera Armas allows maximum 60kg or 4 items of luggage per person, while Trasmediterránea allows up to 30kg per person or 40kg in the cabins. Naviera Armas offers trolleys to transport your baggage if you don't want to carry it on board the ferry. You can pick up the luggage upon arrival to Tenerife.

Cabins

Most ferries traveling from Lanzarote to Tenerife do not have cabins, but companies offer numbered seats.

Daily ferries from Lanzarote to Tenerife