There are 15 ways to get from London to Tarifa by plane, bus, train, car, car ferry or car train

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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Fly London Heathrow to Gibraltar  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Gibraltar (GIB) LHR - GIB

$131 - $643

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Fly London Gatwick to Gibraltar  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Gibraltar (GIB) LGW - GIB

$65 - $341

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Fly London Heathrow to Malaga, bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Malaga (AGP) LHR - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras

$134 - $458

Fly London City to Malaga, bus  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Malaga (AGP) LCY - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras

$111 - $396

Fly London Gatwick to Malaga, bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Malaga (AGP) LGW - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras

$73 - $286

Fly London Stansted to Malaga, bus  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Malaga (AGP) STN - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras

$82 - $326

Train to London Luton, fly to Malaga, bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Malaga (AGP) LTN - AGP
  3. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras

$70 - $324

Train to Southend, fly to Malaga, bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Malaga (AGP) SEN - AGP
  3. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras

$115 - $426

Train, bus via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Narbonne Tgv
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Bahia-Sur A
  5. Take the bus from San Fernando to Tarifa

$418 - $678

Train  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Perpignan Tgv
  3. Take the train from Perpignan to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Algeciras Atr

$417 - $664

Train, bus Eurolines FR  •  32 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the bus from Arpajon to Gare de Bordeaux
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Tarifa

$264 - $505

Bus, train  •  35 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Zaragoza
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Antequera-Santa Ana Ave
  3. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Algeciras Ir / ...

$189 - $282

Bus  •  38 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Tarifa

$128 - $187

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 48 min

  1. Drive from London to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Tarifa

$236 - $673

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  25 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Tarifa

$613 - $738

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Tarifa. However, there are services departing from Londres Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Tarifa via Bilbao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 5 min.

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The distance between London and Tarifa is 1111 miles.

The best way to get from London to Tarifa without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from London to Tarifa, including transfers.

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London to Tarifa bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Londres Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Tarifa is to fly which takes 7 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 21 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 38 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Gibraltar Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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London to Tarifa bus services, operated by Socibus, arrive at Tarifa station.

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Tarifa is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 4:54 AM in London and 5:54 AM in Tarifa.

British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Gibraltar Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Tarifa.
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  • Distance: 1110.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between London, England and Tarifa, Andalusia, Spain?

British Airways flies from London to Tarifa twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Tarifa via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Perpignan, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Algeciras, and Algeciras San Bernardo Bus Station in around 21 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Gibraltar
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Flights from London Luton to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from London Luton to Malaga via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from London Luton to Malaga via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Southend to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Gibraltar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Gibraltar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from London City to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from London City to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga via Billund
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from London Luton to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Southend to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London City to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from London City to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from London City to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Malaga via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $400
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Perpignan to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Bahia-Sur
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Transportes Comes
Phone
956 291 168
Email
comercial@tgcomes.es
Website
tgcomes.es
Bus from San Fernando to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Book at
movelia.es
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Arpajon to Gare de Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Socibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $140
Car
$330 - $470

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There are 390+ hotels available in Tarifa. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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