There are 2 ways to get from Córdoba to Tangier by car, car ferry, train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Drive, carferry  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Córdoba to Tarifa
  2. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$82 - $99

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Train, fly  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Malaga
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Tangier (TNG) AGP - TNG

$79 - $364

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The distance between Córdoba and Tangier is 253 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Córdoba to Tangier, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Malaga Airport to Tangier Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Tangier is 1 h behind Córdoba. It is currently 1:54 PM in Córdoba and 12:54 PM in Tangier.

Air Arabia Maroc offers flights from Malaga Airport to Tangier Airport.

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There are 315+ hotels available in Tangier. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Córdoba to Tangier.
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  • Distance: 158.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Córdoba, Spain and Tangier, Morocco?

There is no direct connection from Córdoba to Tangier. However, you can take the drive to Tarifa, take the carferry to Tangier, then take the drive to Tangier. Alternatively, you can take the train to Malaga, take the walk to Málaga María Zambrano, take the train to Aeropuerto Málaga, take the walk to Malaga airport, fly to Tangier, then take the taxi to Tangier.

Air Arabia Maroc
Flights from Malaga to Tangier
Ave. Duration
45 min
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
902 320 320
Train from Cordoba Central to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Ferry operators
Inter Shipping
+34 956 68 47 29
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at

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