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There are 8 ways to get from Chefchaouen to Essaouira by taxi, train, bus, rideshare, car 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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Taxi, train, bus  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chefchaouen to Ksar el Kebir
  2. Take the train from Ksar el Kebir to Sale
  3. Take the train from Station Gare-Salé to Marrakech
  4. Take the bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$155 - $200

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Bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chefchaouen to Casablanca
  2. Take the bus from Casablanca to Essaouira

$26 - $34

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Bus, Grand Taxi  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Chefchaouen to Casablanca
  2. Take the bus from Casablanca to Safi
  3. Take the Grand Taxi from Safi to Essaouira

$29 - $40

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Chefchaouen to Essaouira 442.1 miles

$65 - $95

Bus, Grand Taxi to Tangier, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chefchaouen to Tetouan
  2. Take the Grand Taxi from Tetouan to Tangier
  3. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Marrakech (RAK) TNG - RAK
  4. Take the Grand Taxi from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$176 - $431

Bus to Fes, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Chefchaouen to Fes
  2. Fly from Fes (FEZ) to Marrakech (RAK) FEZ - RAK
  3. Take the Grand Taxi from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$198 - $409

Bus, train to Rabat, fly to Agadir, Grand Taxi  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Chefchaouen to Souk El Arba
  2. Take the train from Souk El Arbaa to Salé Tabriquet
  3. Fly from Rabat (RBA) to Agadir (AGA) RBA - AGA
  4. Take the Grand Taxi from Agadir to Essaouira

$88 - $224

Bus, train to Casablanca, fly to Essaouira  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Chefchaouen to Souk El Arba
  2. Take the train from Souk El Arbaa to Casa-Voyageurs
  3. Fly from Casablanca (CMN) to Essaouira (ESU) CMN - ESU

$164 - $362

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chefchaouen to Essaouira is to bus which costs MAD 240 - MAD 330 and takes 13 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chefchaouen to Essaouira is to bus and Grand Taxi and fly which costs MAD 1,600 - MAD 4,100 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chefchaouen to Essaouira. However, there are services departing from Chefchaouen and arriving at Essaouira via Casablanca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

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The distance between Chefchaouen and Essaouira is 583 km. The road distance is 707.3 km.

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The best way to get from Chefchaouen to Essaouira without a car is to taxi and train and bus which takes 13 h 53 min and costs MAD 1,400 - MAD 1,900.

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It takes approximately 13 h 53 min to get from Chefchaouen to Essaouira, including transfers.

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Chefchaouen to Essaouira bus services, operated by CTM, depart from Chefchaouen station.

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The quickest flight from Tangier Airport to Marrakech Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Chefchaouen to Essaouira bus services, operated by CTM, arrive at Essaouira station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chefchaouen to Essaouira is 707 km. It takes approximately 8 h 40 min to drive from Chefchaouen to Essaouira.

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  • Distance: 364.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 53 min

What companies run services between Chefchaouen, Morocco and Essaouira, Morocco?

You can take a bus from Chefchaouen to Essaouira via Casablanca in around 13 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Tangier to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Fes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Rabat to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Tangier to Marrakech via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Ksar el Kebir to Sale
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$7 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Station Gare-Salé to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$14 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $27
Train from Souk El Arbaa to Salé Tabriquet
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Souk El Arbaa to Casa-Voyageurs
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$9 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
ctm.ma
Bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Chefchaouen to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Casablanca to Safi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Chefchaouen to Fes
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Bus from Chefchaouen to Tetouan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
oncf.ma
Bus from Chefchaouen to Souk El Arba
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
oncf.ma
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Safi to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Tetouan to Tangier
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Agadir to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Taxi from Chefchaouen to Ksar el Kebir
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Air Arabia Maroc and Royal Air Maroc offer flights from Tangier Airport to Marrakech Airport.

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