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There are 11 ways to get from Meknes to Essaouira by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  9h 42m

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

$28 - $48

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Essaouira  •  10h 1m

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

$27 - $51

9 alternative options

Train, Grand Taxi  •  9h 28m

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

$46 - $78

Bus, Grand Taxi  •  14h 45m

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

$34 - $53

Drive  •  6h 27m

  1. Drive from Meknes to Essaouira 378.5 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Fes, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  7h 2m

  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

$189 - $399

Train to Casablanca, fly to Essaouira  •  6h 36m

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

$160 - $358

Train to Casablanca, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  9h 6m

  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

$128 - $369

Train to Casablanca, fly to Agadir, Grand Taxi  •  9h 44m

  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

$132 - $272

Train to Rabat, fly to Agadir, Grand Taxi  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Meknes to Salé Tabriquet
  2. Fly from Rabat (RBA) to Agadir (AGA) RBA - AGA
  3. Take the Grand Taxi from Agadir to Essaouira

$84 - $220

Train to Fes, fly to Agadir, Grand Taxi  •  7h 50m

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

$173 - $552

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Meknes to Essaouira is to train and bus which costs MAD 260 - MAD 460 and takes 9h 42m.

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

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The distance between Meknes and Essaouira is 476 km. The road distance is 605.6 km.

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The best way to get from Meknes to Essaouira without a car is to train and bus which takes 9h 42m and costs MAD 260 - MAD 460.

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It takes approximately 9h 42m to get from Meknes to Essaouira, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Fes Airport to Marrakech Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Meknes to Essaouira is 606 km. It takes approximately 6h 27m to drive from Meknes to Essaouira.

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Air Arabia Maroc offers flights from Fes Airport to Marrakech Airport.

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There are 324+ hotels available in Essaouira. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Meknes to Essaouira.
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  • Distance: 297.2 miles
  • Duration: 9h 42m

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 Marrakech, take the walk to Marrakesh, then take the bus to Essaouira. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Meknes to Essaouira via Marrakech and Marrakech in around 10h 1m.

Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Casablanca to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Casablanca to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Fes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Rabat to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Fes to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Meknes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$27 - $40
Train from Meknes to Fès
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$4 - $6
Train from Meknes to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
2nd Class
$11 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $21
Train from Meknes to Salé Tabriquet
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
2nd Class
$7 - $9
1st Class
$10 - $14
Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
ctm.ma
Bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
CTM
Bus from Meknes to Agadir
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
CTM
Supratours
Website
supratours.ma
Bus from Marrakech to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3h
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 Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Agadir to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

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