Traveling from Tenerife to Fuerteventura by ferry
There are normally several ferry crossings per week from Tenerife to Fuerteventura, with ticket prices starting at around €33. Read our ferry guide with the latest information about this route.
Ferry schedules from Tenerife to Fuerteventura*
Is there a ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?
There are usually more than 15 weekly ferry crossings from Tenerife to Fuerteventura. Ferries depart from the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife and arrive in Morro Jable or Puerto del Rosario. Most of them stop in Gran Canaria for a few hours. The main companies that operate on this route are Naviera Armas, Trasmediterránea and Fred. Olsen Express.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules for the Tenerife - Fuerteventura route and book ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper.
How long is the ferry ride from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?
Ferry duration from Tenerife to Fuerteventura ranges from around 5 hr to 16 hr. Travel time mainly depends on how long the ferry stops in Gran Canaria.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?
Yes, there are high-speed ferries traveling from Tenerife to Fuerteventura. The fastest ferry to Fuerteventura takes about 5 hr to reach the island and arrives at the port of Morro Jable.
How much is the ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?
Ferry prices from Tenerife to Fuerteventura usually start at approximately €67, but there is also a weekly ferry crossing with a minimum ticket cost of around €33. Prices can be higher or lower depending on discounts, seat type and vehicle or cabin selection.
What’s the ferry schedule from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?
The ferry route from Santa Cruz de Tenerife to Fuerteventura (Morro Jable or Puerto del Rosario) is usually served more than 15 times per week.
The earliest ferry normally departs from Tenerife at 06:00 and arrives in Morro Jable at around 11:30. The latest ferry departure is usually at 19:30, reaching Puerto del Rosario at 05:30 the next day. There is also 1 weekly ferry that departs at 01:30 and arrives in Puerto del Rosario at 18:00.
What’s the distance between Tenerife and Fuerteventura?
The distance between Tenerife and Fuerteventura is approximately 100 nautical miles (185km).
Am I allowed to travel from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?
Yes, you can travel from Tenerife to Fuerteventura 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 Tenerife to Fuerteventura?
You can book cheap ferry tickets from Tenerife to Fuerteventura on Ferryhopper with just 4 clicks. See all available ferry connections on our Map of ferries, compare prices and book ferry tickets to Fuerteventura online at no extra cost.
The beautiful Sotavento de Jandía beach in Fuerteventura, Spain
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Tenerife to Fuerteventura
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Tenerife to Fuerteventura:
- Santa Cruz de Tenerife is one of the busiest ports in the Canary Islands. We recommend arriving at least 1.5 hr before departure, especially if you are traveling with a vehicle.
- If your ferry arrives at the port of Morro Jable in Fuerteventura, you can reach the island's capital, Puerto del Rosario, by car, taxi or bus. Bus route 1 connects the two cities with regular services.
- In Fuerteventura’s 3 ports (Corralejo, Puerto del Rosario and Morro Jable), you will find several options for your accommodation, from charming B&Bs to luxury resorts.
- You can go for a one-day trip from Fuerteventura to Lobos, a beautiful little island of the Canaries. The ferry departs from the port of Corralejo and the ride takes only 15 min.
- Check our Fuerteventura travel guide for more tips and useful information about the island.
Where to take the ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura
You can travel by ferry to Fuerteventura from the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the capital of the island. The city is located in the northeast of Tenerife, about 15km from Tenerife North Airport and approximately 60km from Tenerife South Airport. Bus route 20 takes you from Tenerife North Airport to Santa Cruz de Tenerife in 25 min. To get to the capital from Tenerife South Airport, you can catch bus 111 or 711. The ride takes around 1.5 hr.
Can I travel on the ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura with a car?
Yes, ferries traveling from Tenerife to Fuerteventura carry vehicles.
Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. Naviera Armas allows maximum 60kg or 4 items of luggage per person, Fred. Olsen Express allows up to 20kg per person and Trasmediterránea allows up to 30kg per person or 40kg in the cabins.
Both Naviera Armas and Fred. Olsen Express offer 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 your destination. Fred. Olsen Express allows you to have 1 piece of luggage in the lounge in addition to your handbags, provided that it doesn't obstruct passageways or occupy a seat. The company also offers lockers for €1.
Most ferries traveling from Tenerife to Fuerteventura do not have cabins, but all ferry companies offer numbered seats.