Ferry from Ceuta to Algeciras

Tickets, Prices & Times

Ferries between the ports of Ceuta and Algeciras are active all year round. Find updated information about the route, compare companies, times and prices, and book Spain ferry tickets in just a few steps!

Ferry schedules from Ceuta to Algeciras

Ceuta Algeciras Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 01:00 Last trip: 22:30 Average duration: 1h 5m Price range: 35.00 € - 51.03 €
Algeciras Ceuta Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 03:50 Last trip: 23:30 Average duration: 1h 5m Price range: 30.50 € - 51.03 €

Is there a ferry from Ceuta to Algeciras?

Yes, you can reach Algeciras from Ceuta by ferry all year round thanks to the daily connections operated by Baleària, Trasmediterránea and FRS Iberia DFDS.

There are usually up to 22 daily crossings, but the ferry frequency depends on the season.

What’s the ferry schedule from Ceuta to Algeciras?

The earliest ferry to Algeciras usually leaves from Ceuta at 05:00 and arrives at 06:00. The last departure is scheduled for 01:00, with the ferry arriving at 02:00.

Tip: bear in mind that ferry times are subject to change. You can always check real-times ferry schedules on Ferryhopper and the Ferryhopper App.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Ceuta to Algeciras?

Ceuta - Algeciras prices for a standard ticket start at €35. The ticket cost might vary depending on the company, discounts, seat type or vehicle selection.


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Ferry operators offer discounts up to 50% for children up to 13 years old and reduced fares for residents of Ceuta.

Infants and toddlers up to 1 years old normally travel free of charge.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Ceuta to Algeciras?

The crossing from Ceuta to Algeciras normally lasts 1 hr to 1.5 hr, depending on the operator.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Ceuta to Algeciras?

Yes, there are high-speed ferries from the port of Ceuta to Algeciras. The fastest ferry crossing lasts around 1 hr.

What’s the distance between Ceuta and Algeciras?

The distance between Ceuta and Algeciras is approximately 15 nautical miles (28 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Algeciras from Ceuta

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Ceuta to Algeciras

  • We recommend you arrive at the port of Ceuta at least 1.5 hr before your departure, as it can get busy, especially in the summer and on the weekends.
  • The Ceuta - Algeciras ferry route is perfect for a day trip, as in just 1 hr you are introduced to wonderful new locations! Don't forget to check out information and timings for your return ferry trip from Algeciras to Ceuta.
  • Find more information and tips about ferries in Spain in our dedicated blog.

Where to take the ferry from Ceuta to Algeciras

Ferries to Algeciras depart from the port of Ceuta, close to the city center and bordered by Morocco. In walking distance from its ferry platforms, you can find cafeterias, shops and travel agencies. 

Can I travel on the ferry from Ceuta to Algeciras with a car?

Yes, Ceuta - Algeciras ferries normally have car decks so it’s possible to bring your vehicle on board.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company operating on the Ceuta - Algeciras ferry crossing has its own baggage allowance policy:

  • Trasmediterránea allows passengers to bring 1 larger piece of luggage with a maximum weight of 60 kg or 4 small pieces of luggage.
  • On the ferries of Baleària, you can carry the maximum luggage that you can get on board by yourself, without help and in one go. Ferries might also have open luggage trunks in the passenger lounges, where you can leave your luggage during the trip.
  • FRS Iberia DFDS allows passengers to take luggage up to 50 kg on board free of charge.


Ferries from Ceuta to Algeciras do not have cabins, as the ride is relatively short. You can book a numbered seat for extra comfort, as an alternative.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on all Ceuta - Algeciras ferries, as long as you include it in your booking. A carrier or cage is required for small pets, while larger pets should wear a muzzle and be on a leash.

For more information on the documents and conditions required to travel with your pet, we recommend contacting the ferry company.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Ceuta to Algeciras

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