COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in Morocco. Learn More.

There are 4 ways to get from Essaouira to El Jadida by bus, rideshare or car

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Essaouira to El Jadida

MAD 100 - MAD 220

3 alternative options

Bus, rideshare  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Essaouira to Safi
  2. Take the rideshare from Safi to El Jadida

MAD 118 - MAD 230

Rideshare  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the rideshare from Essaouira to Safi
  2. Take the rideshare from Safi to El Jadida

MAD 146 - MAD 305

Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Essaouira to El Jadida 271.1 km

MAD 220 - MAD 330

Essaouira → El Jadida
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Morocco

2m

Mandatory

Travel within Morocco

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Morocco

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 80100-4747

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Morocco.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in El Jadida is 80100-4747.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in El Jadida is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in El Jadida is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 80100-4747.

Last updated: 9 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Essaouira to El Jadida is to bus, which costs MAD 100 - MAD 220 and takes 5h 35m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Essaouira to El Jadida is to drive which costs MAD 220 - MAD 330 and takes 3h 17m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Essaouira and arriving at El Jadida. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

More details

The distance between Essaouira and El Jadida is 227 km. The road distance is 271.1 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Essaouira to El Jadida without a car is to bus which takes 5h 35m and costs MAD 100 - MAD 220.

More details

The bus from Essaouira to El Jadida takes 5h 35m including transfers and departs every four hours.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Essaouira to El Jadida is 271 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Essaouira to El Jadida.

Get driving directions

There are 26+ hotels available in El Jadida. Prices start at MAD 1,000 per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Essaouira to El Jadida.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 227.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 35m

What companies run services between Essaouira, Morocco and El Jadida, Morocco?

CTM operates a bus from Essaouira to El Jadida every 4 hours. Tickets cost MAD 100 - MAD 220 and the journey takes 5h 35m.

Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
ctm.ma
Bus from Essaouira to El Jadida
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
MAD 100 - MAD 220
Website
CTM
Premium
MAD 100 - MAD 140
Comfort
MAD 100 - MAD 140
Comfort Plus
MAD 100 - MAD 140
Confort /Comfort Plus
MAD 180 - MAD 190
Premium
MAD 217
Bus from Essaouira to Safi
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
MAD 40 - MAD 60
Website
CTM
Premium
MAD 45 - MAD 60
Comfort
MAD 40 - MAD 60
Comfort Plus
MAD 45 - MAD 60
Confort
MAD 60
Confort Plus
MAD 52
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Safi to El Jadida
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
MAD 75 - MAD 170
Schedules at
moroccocab.com
Rideshare from Essaouira to Safi
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
MAD 70 - MAD 140
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Train travel in Spain: A guide to Renfe, Best ways to travel around Australia and 4 stunningly beautiful Philippines islands you need to visit - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Essaouira and El Jadida. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar