Directions from Meknes to Essaouira

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  10 h 39 min

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

$24 - $37

8 alternative options

Train, bus via Marrakech  •  11 h 37 min

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

$27 - $48

Bus, Grand Taxi  •  11 h 41 min

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

$40 - $57

Drive  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Meknes to Essaouira 378.5 miles

$55 - $85

Train, Grand Taxi  •  11 h 38 min

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

$45 - $78

Train to Fes, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  6 h 43 min

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

$203 - $412

Train to Casablanca, fly to Essaouira  •  7 h 13 min

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

$159 - $356

Train to Casablanca, fly to Agadir, Grand Taxi  •  10 h 22 min

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

$131 - $270

Train to Casablanca, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  10 h 13 min

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

$136 - $373

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

There is no direct connection from Meknes to Essaouira. However, you can take the train to Casablanca, take the walk to Casa Voyageurs, take the tram to Marché Central, take the walk to Casablanca, then take the bus to Essaouira. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Meknes to Essaouira via Casablanca, Marrakech, and Marrakesh in around 11 h 37 min.

Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Casablanca to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Casablanca to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Fes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Meknes to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$10 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$10 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Meknes to Fès
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$4 - $6
Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
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 Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Supratours
Website
supratours.ma
Bus from Meknes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
supratours.ma
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Agadir to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Meknes and Essaouira is 476 km. The road distance is 606 km.

The cheapest way to get from Meknes to Essaouira is to train and bus which costs MAD 230 - MAD 360 and takes 10 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Meknes to Essaouira is to drive which takes 6 h 27 min and costs MAD 500 - MAD 800.

It takes approximately 10 h 39 min to get from Meknes to Essaouira, including transfers.