There are 8 ways to get from Fès to Essaouira by plane, rideshare, train, bus or car

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Fly to Essaouira  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Fes (FEZ) to Essaouira (ESU) FEZ - ESU

$193 - $478

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Bus  •  11 h 45 min

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

$24 - $31

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Fly to Agadir, Grand Taxi  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Fes (FEZ) to Agadir (AGA) FEZ - AGA
  2. Take the Grand Taxi from Agadir to Essaouira

$175 - $553

Fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  5 h

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

$200 - $405

Train, bus  •  11 h 41 min

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

$31 - $53

Train, bus via Essaouira  •  12 h

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

$30 - $55

Bus, Grand Taxi  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Fes to Marrakech
  2. Take the Grand Taxi from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$44 - $68

Drive  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Fès to Essaouira 414.6 miles

$60 - $90

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No, there is no direct bus from Fès to Essaouira. However, there are services departing from Fes and arriving at Essaouira via Casablanca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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The distance between Fès and Essaouira is 527 km. The road distance is 663.3 km.

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The best way to get from Fès to Essaouira without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 34 min to get from Fès to Essaouira, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Fès to Essaouira is to fly which takes 9 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from Fes Airport to Essaouira Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Fès to Essaouira is 663 km. It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to drive from Fès to Essaouira.

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Royal Air Maroc offers flights from Fes Airport to Essaouira Airport.

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Map of how to get from Fès to Essaouira.
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  • Distance: 329.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 34 min

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

Royal Air Maroc flies from Fès to Essaouira 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fès to Essaouira via Casablanca in around 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Fes to Essaouira via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Fes to Agadir via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Fes to Agadir via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Fes to Agadir via Marrakech, Casablanca
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Fes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
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 - $10
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Fes to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Fes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Regular
$20
Premium
$29
Supratours
Website
supratours.ma
Bus from Marrakech to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
supratours.ma
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Agadir to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
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

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There are 320+ hotels available in Essaouira. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fès to Fes Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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