Ferry Marseille - Tangier

Tickets, Prices, Schedules & Times

You can travel between Marseille in France and Tangier in Morocco all year round. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper.

Ferry schedules from Marseille to Tangier

Marseille Tangier Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 15:00 Last trip: 20:00 Average duration: 44h 30m Price range: 62.00 € - 315.00 €
Tangier Marseille Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 19:00 Last trip: 19:00 Average duration: 42h Price range: 92.00 € - 315.00 €
Ferry companies LA MERIDIONALE

Marseille - Tangier ferries, schedules and times

There are usually 1-2 weekly crossings between Marseille -Tangier all year round. The ferry route is operated by La Meridionale.

The earliest ferry from Marseille to Tangier leaves at around 15:00, while the last departure is scheduled for 20:00.

Ferries from the port of Tanger-Med to Marseille, on the other hand, usually depart at 19:00.

Ferry tickets, discounts and offers

Marseille - Tangier ferry prices

Tickets for the Marseille - Tangier ferry route usually start at around €80-€100. The final price may vary depending on seat or cabin type, vehicle selection and available discounts.

Discounts & offers

With La Meridionale, you can book discount tickets for children aged 2-11 years old. Infants and toddlers under 2 years old can usually travel between Marseille and Tangier for free.

As for limited-time offers, you can browse and compare all available ferry deals on Ferryhopper in real time. Bear in mind that, if there are any active offers at the time of your booking, they will be automatically applied.

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Useful FAQs about the ferry route

How long is the Marseille - Tangier ferry ride?

The duration of the sailing between Marseille and Tangier is usually 41-48 hr, depending on the itinerary and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry between Marseille and Tangier?

The Marseille - Tanger Med route is operated by conventional ferries. The fastest ferry crossing between Marseille and Tangier lasts approximately 41 hr.

What's the distance between Marseille and Tangier?

The distance between the two ports is around 688 nautical miles (about 1274 km).

Where do ferries depart from?

Ferries to Tangier depart from the port of Marseille Porte Chanterac (Gate 1), located not far from the city center and close to the Terrasses du Port shopping center.

As for the trip to Marseille, the ferries depart from the port of Tanger Med, in the northern part of Morocco and about 40 km from the city of Tangier.

On-board services

Vehicle transportation

All ferries traveling between Marseille and Tangier have car decks for vehicle transportation, so you can bring your car, motorbike, van, campervan, or bike on board.

Make sure you book your ferry tickets for vehicle transportation well in advance, especially during the high season.

Ferry luggage

On the ferries of La Meridionale there is no specific limit on luggage size and weight. However, we recommend that you carry up to 50 kg of luggage to avoid any delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.

Cabins and seating

The ferries traveling between Marseille and Tangier have many types of cabins, as well as numbered seats.

Pet travel

Unfortunately, pets are not allowed to travel on Marseille - Tangier ferries.

Extra tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip

Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip between Marseille and Tangier:

  • We recommend you arrive at the port of Marseille or Tangier at the latest 2 hr before departure, as it can get busy.
  • To travel between France and Morocco, you should carry with you either a valid passport or an identity card.
  • For a long ferry journey such as this one, we recommend booking a cabin.
  • You can reach the Tanger Med mega port from Tangier in less than 1 hr by car or taxi and in more than 2 hr by bus. If you wish to leave your vehicle, there are 2 public parking lots in the port area.

About Marseille

Marseille is located on the picturesque Mediterranean coast of southern France. It is a vibrant and historic port city that captivates visitors with its rich blend of culture, history and natural beauty. Discover more about the ferry port of Marseille here, including travel tips and recommendations.

About Tangier

Discover Ferryhopper’s tips for relaxing holidays in Tangier and find all ferries from and to the multicultural port city in Morocco.