There are 10 ways to get from Essaouira to Meknes by bus, train, 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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Bus, train  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Essaouira to Marrakesh
  2. Take the train from Marrakech to Meknes

$28 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Essaouira  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Essaouira to Marrakech
  2. Take the train from Marrakech to Meknes

$28 - $52

8 alternative options

Grand Taxi, train  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Essaouira to Marrakesh
  2. Take the train from Marrakech to Meknes

$46 - $78

Drive  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Essaouira to Meknes 395.9 miles

$55 - $85

Grand Taxi, bus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Essaouira to Agadir
  2. Take the bus from Agadir to Meknes

$34 - $55

Grand Taxi to Marrakech, fly to Fes, train  •  6 h 50 min

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

$202 - $411

Fly Essaouira to Casablanca, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Essaouira (ESU) to Casablanca (CMN) ESU - CMN
  2. Take the train from Casablanca to Meknes

$150 - $338

Grand Taxi to Marrakech, fly to Casablanca, train  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Essaouira to Marrakesh
  2. Fly from Marrakech (RAK) to Casablanca (CMN) RAK - CMN
  3. Take the train from Casablanca to Meknes

$137 - $374

Grand Taxi to Agadir, fly to Casablanca, train  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Essaouira to Agadir
  2. Fly from Agadir (AGA) to Casablanca (CMN) AGA - CMN
  3. Take the train from Casablanca to Meknes

$133 - $271

Fly Essaouira to Fes, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Essaouira (ESU) to Fes (FEZ) ESU - FEZ
  2. Take the train from Fès to Meknes

$100 - $265

Questions & Answers

The distance between Essaouira and Meknes is 476 km. The road distance is 633.5 km.

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The best way to get from Essaouira to Meknes without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 45 min to get from Essaouira to Meknes, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Marrakech Airport to Fes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Essaouira to Meknes is 633 km. It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to drive from Essaouira to Meknes.

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

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There are 91+ hotels available in Meknes. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Essaouira to Essaouira Airport is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Essaouira to Meknes.
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  • Distance: 297.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 45 min

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

There is no direct connection from Essaouira to Meknes. However, you can take the bus to Marrakesh, take the walk to Marrakech, then take the train to Meknes. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Essaouira to Meknes via Marrakech in around 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Marrakech to Fes via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Essaouira to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Marrakech to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Agadir to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Marrakech to Fes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Flights from Essaouira to Fes via Casablanca, Marrakech
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Essaouira to Fes via Weeze
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Essaouira to Fes via Casablanca, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Marrakech to Meknes
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$28 - $40
Train from Fès to Meknes
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$4 - $6
Train from Casablanca to Meknes
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$11 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $21
Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
ctm.ma
Bus from Essaouira to Marrakesh
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Agadir to Meknes
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Supratours
Website
supratours.ma
Bus from Essaouira to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
supratours.ma
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Essaouira to Marrakesh
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Essaouira to Agadir
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

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