There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Tangier by plane, train, car ferry, bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Tangier (TNG) MAD - TNG

$44 - $193

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Algeciras Atr
  2. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$112 - $219

Bus, car ferry  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - South Station to Algeciras Ouibus
  2. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$71 - $175

Bus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Tanger

$120 - $190

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Tarifa
  2. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$122 - $248

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Tangier is to bus and car ferry which costs 60€ - 150€ and takes 14 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Tangier is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Tangier is 549 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Madrid to Tangier, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Estacion Sur and arriving at Tanger. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Tangier, Morocco?

Iberia, Ryanair and Air Arabia Maroc fly from Madrid to Tangier 3 times a day. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Tangier once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $190 and the journey takes 15 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Madrid to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Bus operators
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$43 - $47
Standard Car
$115 - $125
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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