There are 2 ways to get from Marbella to Tangier by bus or car ferry

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Bus, car ferry  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Marbella to Algeciras Portillo / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$49 - $149

1 alternative option

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Marbella to Algeciras
  2. Take the bus from Algeciras to Tanger

$113 - $177

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The cheapest way to get from Marbella to Tangier is to bus and car ferry which costs 40€ - 130€ and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Marbella to Tangier is to bus and car ferry which costs 40€ - 130€ and takes 4 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Marbella to Tangier. However, there are services departing from Marbella and arriving at Tanger via Algeciras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Marbella and Tangier is 117 km.

The best way to get from Marbella to Tangier without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 4 h 46 min and costs 40€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Marbella to Tangier, including transfers.

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Marbella to Tangier bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Marbella station.

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Marbella to Tangier bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Tanger station.

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Tangier is 1 h behind Marbella. It is currently 2:22 PM in Marbella and 1:22 PM in Tangier.

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Map of how to get from Marbella to Tangier.
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  • Distance: 73 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

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

You can take a bus from Marbella to Tangier via Algeciras in around 7 h 50 min.

Bus operators
Transportes Comes
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 Marbella to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Algeciras to Tanger
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
alsa.com
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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There are 329+ hotels available in Tangier. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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