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Ferry from Melilla to Almeria

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Melilla to Almeria by ferry

The autonomous Spanish city of Melilla on the north coast of Africa serves regular ferry routes to the ports of Andalusia, Almeria, Malaga, and Motril. The ferry connection between Melilla and Almeria is the fastest option and here you can find more information about the ferry route, the frequency of the schedules, and ferry ticket prices and tips for your ferry trip. With Ferryhopper is now easier to cross the Mediterranean by ferry and to book your ferry tickets at the best prices!

How frequent is the ferry connection from Melilla to Almeria?

There at least 10 weekly ferry crossings between the port of Melilla and Almeria. The ferry route is usually served by 2 ferry operators: Balearia and Trasmediterranea. 

How long is the ferry trip from Melilla to Almeria?

The duration of the ferry trip from Melilla to Almeria can be from 4 hours 15 minutes to 5 hours, depending on the itinerary that you choose. On Ferryhopper you can find all the available ferry connections from Melilla to Andalusia to choose the fastest and most convenient option for you! 

Ferry ticket price Melilla - Almería

The ferry ticket price for the Melilla - Almeria trip starts from around 40 euros for an economy ticket. The prices though are subject to change every year so we recommend that you check the Ferryhopper search engine for updated ferry ticket price range and available offers. 

Distance between Melilla and Almeria

Melilla is located at the northeast coast of Morocco, very close to the Moroccan city and port of Nador. The distance from Melilla to the port of Almeria in Andalusia is around 190 km (102 nautical miles)

Cathedral and palm trees in the city of Almeria, Andalusia, holidays, ferry routes

Tips for your ferry trip from Melilla

  1. If you are planning to transfer your own vehicle from Melilla to Almeria, we recommend that you arrive at the port of Melilla at least 90 minutes before your ferry departure. If you are traveling without a vehicle, 60 minutes in advance are sufficient. 
  2. From the port of Melilla, on the north coast of Africa, you can also travel by ferry to the ports of Malaga and Motril in Andalusia. On the Ferryhopper pages, you can find more information about the Melilla-Malaga and the Melilla - Motril ferry routes in order to book the ferry itinerary the best suits your plans. 
  3. Andalusia is a beautiful region in the south of Spain and we highly recommend that if you can you should spend some time exploring its unique culture, history and of course..food! 
  4. If you need any help at any point in the ferry booking process please do not hesitate to contact the Ferryhopper team - we would be happy to help you anytime!