Ferry Motril - Nador
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Motril - Nador ferries, schedules and times
There are usually 2-3 weekly departures on the Motril - Nador ferry route from May till September. All connections are operated by Naviera Armas.
The earliest ferry from Motril to Nador leaves at 13:00, while the last departure is scheduled for 19:00.
On the other hand, the earliest Nador - Motril ferry crossing is at 21:00, while the last ferry to the Spanish town leaves at 02:00.
Important: keep in mind that ferry schedules are subject to change depending on the season.
Ferry tickets, discounts and offers
Motril - Nador ferry prices
Standard ferry tickets between Motril and Nador range from around €40-€50. The final cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts, vehicle selection and seat type.
Discounts & offers
With Naviera Armas, you can book discount tickets for children, students, large families, and permanent residents when traveling between the ports of Motril and Nador. Keep in mind that children up to 3 years old can travel for free.
As for limited-time offers, you can browse and compare all available ferry deals on Ferryhopper in real time. All offers are applied automatically upon booking.
Book Motril - Nador ferry tickets
You can easily book Motril - Nador ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Compare all available ferry crossings, find the one that suits you best and plan your ferry trip between Spain and North Africa!
Useful FAQs about the ferry route
How long is the Motril - Nador ferry ride?
The duration of the sailing between Motril and Nador is usually 5 hr.
Is there a high-speed ferry between Motril and Nador?
The Motril - Nador route is normally served by conventional ferries. The fastest ferry crossing between Motril and Nador lasts approximately 5 hr.
What's the distance between Motril and Nador?
The distance between the two ports is around 99 nautical miles (183 km).
Where do ferries depart from?
Ferries to Nador depart from the Andalusian port of Motril (also known as the port of Motril-Granada), just 4 km from the town. It is easily accessible by car, taxi and bus.
As for the trip to Motril from Nador, ferries depart from docks in the port of Nador. It is located in the small town of Beni Ansar, 13 km north of the Nador city center. Close to the ferry terminal, there is a waiting area, cafés and restaurants. There is also a parking lot, as well as car rental services.
On-board services & facilities
All ferries running between Motril and Nador have car decks for vehicle transportation, so you can bring your car, motorbike or even your motorhome on board.
Make sure you book your ferry tickets for vehicle transportation in advance, as they usually sell out fast.
On Naviera Armas ferries, you can bring 1 large piece of luggage with a maximum weight of 60 kg or 4 small pieces of luggage.
Cabins and seating
The ferries traveling between Motril and Nador have no cabins. However, passengers can choose between pullman seats (located in lounges) and premium class seats, for a more comfortable trip between Spain and North Africa.
On Motril - Nador ferries, you can smoothly travel with your pet. Make sure to fill out the appropriate information as you book your tickets, and also contact the ferry operator regarding pet policies and infrastructures.
Useful tips for your ferry trip
Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip between Motril and Nador:
- We recommend you arrive at the port of Motril or Nador at least 1.5 hr before your departure, as it can get busy, especially in the summer and on the weekends.
- Motril - Nador is just one of the ferry routes between Spain and Morocco. For more travel inspiration, check out our interactive Map of ferries and plan your trip step-by-step.
- Alternatively, if you want to catch a direct ferry from Spain to other ports in North Africa, check out our guide about ferries between Spain and North Africa instead.
The Andalusian port town of Motril is located in the province of Granada. With a mix of Mediterranean beaches, Andalusian dishes and vibrant nightlife, there’s plenty to do here. Find all the info you need about the popular port on our Motril travel guide.
Nador is a stunning coastal city in northeastern Morocco and its commercial port is one of Europe’s main gateways to the African country. Discover Ferryhopper’s tips for a great vacation in Nador and find all ferries from and to the Moroccan seaside city.