Ferry from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria?
There are usually around 5-8 daily ferry crossings from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria all year rounds. Ferries mostly depart from the port of Morro Jable, but there are also ferries departing from Puerto del Rosario in Fuerteventura.
The ferry companies that normally operate on the Fuerteventura - Gran Canaria ferry route are Fred. Olsen Express and Naviera Armas (in collaboration with Trasmediterránea).
Please note that ferry schedules can change from season to season. You can find real-time information on ferry routes to the Canary Islands on Ferryhopper.
What’s the ferry schedule from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria?
The first ferry usually departs at 06:30 from Morro Jable and reaches the port of Gran Canaria (Las Palmas) at around 08:30. The last departure is usually scheduled at 19:00-20:00, or occasionally at 21:00.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria?
The price of a standard ferry ticket to Gran Canaria from Fuerteventura usually start at around €50. The final cost varies depending on the operator, available offers and discounts, seat type and vehicle selection.
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Some passenger categories entitled to discount tickets are:
- Children (4-11 years old)
- Young travelers (<26 years old)
- Senior travelers (60+ years old)
- Residents of the Canary Islands
Note: infants and toddlers up to 3 years old normally travel free of charge.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria?
The ferry trip to Gran Canaria (Las Palmas) from Fuerteventura (Morro Jable) normally lasts 2 hr. Ferry crossings starting from the port of Puerto del Rosario may last up to 5-6 hr.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria?
Yes, there are high-speed ferries serving this route. The fastest ferry from Morro Jable to Gran Canaria takes around 2 hours.
What’s the distance between Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria?
The distance between Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria is approximately 76 nautical miles (about 140 km). The closest port to Gran Canaria is Morro Jable.
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Gran Canaria from Fuerteventura
Here are some travel tips for your trip:
- Both ports of Fuerteventura can get quite busy, especially during the summer. Therefore, we recommend arriving at least 1.5 hr before your departure.
- Make sure to check our Gran Canaria travel guide for more holiday tips and useful information about the island.
- Gran Canaria is one of the capitals of the Canaries and is connected to many neighboring destinations. Check all available ferry connections on our Map of ferries and start planning your island hopping in the Canaries.
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Where to take the ferry from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria
There are 2 ports in Fuerteventura that are connected to Gran Canaria: that of Morro Jable in the south and that of Puerto del Rosario in the east.
Morro Jable is a settlement on the island and has basic facilities near the port, like supermarkets, restaurants and hotels. On the other hand, the port of Puerto del Rosario is near the capital of the island and has every visitor amenity you might need.
Can I travel on the ferry from Fuerteventura to Gran Canaria with a car?
Yes, all ferries operating on this route have car decks and transport vehicles.
Bear in mind that there might be limited availability, so we suggest that you book your car or motorbike ticket as early as possible.
Each ferry company serving this route has different baggage allowance policies. Specifically:
- Fred. Olsen Express allows up to 20 kg of luggage per person. It also offers trolleys to transport your bags and lockers for €1. Keep in mind that you can only have 1 piece of luggage in the lounge in addition to your handbags.
- With Naveria Armas (and Trasmediterránea), each passenger can carry a maximum of 60 kg in luggage or 4 items in total. The company also offers trolleys to transport them.
You can book a cabin on ferries traveling to Gran Canaria from Puerto del Rosario in Fuerteventura. Cabin prices start at approximately €126.
Note that onboard seating is included in the ticket price.
You can travel with your pet on all Fuerteventura - Gran Canaria ferries, as long as you include the pet in the booking.
Pets are normally allowed in seating areas, as long as they weigh up to 10 kg and stay in a carrier, but not in dinning areas. They are also allowed on the outside decks. When outside their carriers, pets should wear a leash.
Tip: make sure you carry your pet’s updated health certificates and any necessary supplies you might need during the trip.
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