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Ferry from Nador to Barcelona

Tickets & Schedules

How to get from Nador to Barcelona by ferry

There are usually 2 weekly ferry crossings from Nador in Morocco to the port of Barcelona with a trip duration of about 29 hr. Read our ferry guide with the latest information for this route.

Ferry schedules from Nador to Barcelona*

Is there a ferry from Nador to Barcelona?

There are usually at least 2 weekly ferry routes from Nador to Barcelona. The ferry company that usually operates on this route is GNV. 

Please keep in mind that ferry schedules are subject to change depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules about the Nador-Barcelona route and book ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper.

How long is the ferry ride from Nador to Barcelona?

The duration of the Nador-Barcelona ferry crossing is approximately 29 hr. 

Is there a high-speed ferry from Nador to Barcelona?

There are mostly standard ferries operating on the Nador-Barcelona route due to the long distance of the trip. The fastest ferry takes 26 hr to reach the port of Barcelona. 

How much is the ferry from Nador to Barcelona?

Ferry prices from Nador to Barcelona start at about €82. The final ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts, seat or cabin type, and vehicle selection. 

What’s the ferry schedule from Nador to Barcelona?

There are usually at least 2 ferry crossings per week in the Nador-Barcelona route.

In peak season, ferries to Barcelona usually depart either at 09:30 or 10:30 and arrive around 14:30 on the next day. 

What’s the distance between Nador and Barcelona?

The distance between Nador and Barcelona is around 444 nautical miles (822km).

Am I allowed to travel from Nador to Barcelona?

At the moment, it is not possible to travel by ferry from Nador to Barcelona. Ferry routes from Spain to Morocco are currently suspended for passengers and are allowed only for goods. Bear in mind that travel guidelines may change, so make sure you check our blog on ferry travel and Covid-19 in Spain.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Nador to Barcelona?

You can book cheap ferry tickets from Nador to Barcelona online on Ferryhopper. On our Map of ferries, you can check all the available ferry connections and fares, and book your ferry tickets at no extra cost.

Coastal walk in Barcelona

The esplanade at the port of Barcelona

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Nador to Barcelona

Here are some travel tips from your trip from Nador to Barcelona: 

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Nador at least 1 hr prior to departure as it can get busy, especially in the summer.
  • The port of Nador is full of cafes and restaurants, where one can enjoy some quiet moments before boarding the ferry.
  • In Barcelona, the ferry port is located near the city center, only a few meters away from the famous La Rambla.
  • From the port of Barcelona, you can get the T-3 Port bus that takes you to the city center. The "Drassanes" tube station on line L3 is also close by.
  • Read our Barcelona travel guide for more tips and useful information about the city. 

Where to take the ferry from Nador to Barcelona

The port of Nador is situated in the small town of Beni Ansar 13km north of the Nador city center. 

From the terminal train station of Beni Ansar/Nador Port, it’s a 30-minute walk to the port. 

The port is located 39km from the international airport of Nador, as well as 5km from the airport of Melilla, across the border.

Can I travel on the ferry from Nador to Barcelona with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling from Nador to mainland Spain can carry vehicles. 

Ferry luggage

In GNV there is no weight limit on luggage and you can carry up to 2 pieces of personal luggage. The ferries also have lockers that are accessible throughout the journey.

Cabins

The ferries that travel from Nador to Barcelona have cabins, as well as numbered seats.

Daily ferries from Nador to Barcelona