Ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

At the moment there is no active direct ferry connection between Tenerife and Fuerteventura. Find out how to travel between the 2 islands, learn about fares and companies, and book your ferry tickets to the Canaries on Ferryhopper.

Ferry schedules from Tenerife to Fuerteventura

Is there a ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?

For the time being, there is no direct ferry connection between the Canary islands of Tenerife and Fuerteventura. However, there is an indirect route, including a stopover in Las Palmas (Gran Canaria). This means that you should travel from Santa Cruz to Las Palmas first, and then catch a ferry to the port of Morro Jable or to Puerto del Rosario in Fuerteventura.

There are several indirect Tenerife - Fuerteventura ferry options available daily. The ferry companies serving routes from Tenerife to Gran Canaria and from Gran Canaria to Fuerteventura are: Naviera Armas, Trasmediterránea and Fred. Olsen Express.

What’s the ferry schedule from Tenerife to Fuerteventura

The first ferry from Tenerife (Santa Cruz) usually departs at 06:00 and reaches Gran Canaria (Las Palmas) at around 07:50. From there, you can then catch a ferry to Fuerteventura at 09:00, 11:00 or even later, depending on your travel plans.

The last ferry crossing from Santa Cruz to Las Palmas is usually scheduled at 19:00, arriving at around 21:10. You can then take the 23:30 ferry to Fuerteventura (Puerto del Rosario), or spend the night in Gran Canaria and catch a morning ferry.

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.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?

Ferry prices for the Tenerife - Fuerteventura indirect route start at approximately €126.

The final cost varies depending on the company, available offers and discounts, seat type and vehicle selection.


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On Ferryhopper, you can find the discount that suits you best for your ferry trip to Fuerteventura from Tenerife! For instance, if you live in the Canaries, you can use the Canary Islands resident discount and save up to 75-85%.

Some indicative 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 Tenerife to Fuerteventura?

The shortest ferry trip from Tenerife to Fuerteventura takes around 4 hr 30 min, including a 50-min stopover in Las Palmas (Gran Canaria).

Ferry time can vary, depending on the ferry crossings you pick, wait time, the type of ferry, the port of arrival (Morro Jable or to Puerto del Rosario), and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura?

Yes, there are high-speed ferries operating on the Tenerife - Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) and Las Palmas - Fuerteventura routes.

The fastest ferry to Las Palmas from Santa Cruz de Tenerife takes about 1 hr 40 minutes to reach Gran Canaria, while the quickest Las Palmas - Fuerteventura ferry takes around 2 hr.

What’s the distance between Tenerife and Fuerteventura?

The distance between the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife and Morro Jable in Fuerteventura is approximately 107 nautical miles (200 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Fuerteventura from Tenerife

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Tenerife to Fuerteventura:

  • The port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife is one of the busiest in the Canary Islands. We recommend arriving at least 1 hr before your departure, especially if you are traveling with a vehicle.
  • Find out more about the Tenerife - Gran Canaria and Gran Canaria - Fuerteventura ferry connections.
  • From 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.
  • You can go on a day trip from Fuerteventura to Lobos, a beautiful little island in the Canaries. The ferry departs from the port of Corralejo and the journey to Los Lobos lasts roughly 15 min.
  • Check our Fuerteventura travel guide for more tips and useful information about holidays on the island.

Where to take the ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura

You can travel by ferry to Fuerteventura starting from the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the island's capital. The city is located in northeastern Tenerife, about 15 km from Tenerife North Airport and approximately 60 km from Tenerife South Airport.

Bus 20 takes you from Tenerife North Airport to Santa Cruz de Tenerife in around 25 min. To get to the capital from Tenerife South Airport, you can catch bus 10. The ride takes around 50 min.

After reaching Gran Canaria from Tenerife, you can catch the ferry to Fuerteventura from the Las Palmas terminal at the port of Las Palmas.

Can I travel on the ferry from Tenerife to Fuerteventura with a car?

Yes, most ferries to Fuerteventura from Tenerife have car decks and transport vehicles.

Bear in mind that car spaces can run out fast, especially in high season, so we recommend booking your car or motorcycle tickets well in advance.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company operating on the indirect Tenerife - Fuerteventura route has its own baggage policy:

  • Naviera Armas and Trasmediterránea allow each passenger a maximum of 4 luggage pieces, weighing up to 60 kg in total. It also offers trolleys to help passengers transport their luggage.
  • On Fred. Olsen Express, you can carry up to 20 kg of luggage free of charge.


There are no cabins available on fast ferries operating between Tenerife and Fuerteventura.

However, onboard seating is included in the ticket price

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on all Tenerife - Fuerteventura 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. 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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