There are 9 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  •  11 h 2 min

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

$28 - $49

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Essaouira  •  11 h 21 min

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

$27 - $51

7 alternative options

Train, Grand Taxi  •  10 h 52 min

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

$46 - $78

Bus, Grand Taxi  •  14 h 45 min

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

$34 - $53

Drive  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Meknes to Essaouira 378.5 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Fes, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  6 h 42 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 9 min

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

$166 - $364

Train to Casablanca, fly to Agadir, Grand Taxi  •  10 h 17 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

$138 - $279

Train to Casablanca, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  10 h 8 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

$143 - $381

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Meknes to Essaouira is to train and bus which costs MAD 260 - MAD 470 and takes 11 h 2 min.

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

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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 11 h 2 min and costs MAD 260 - MAD 470.

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It takes approximately 11 h 2 min 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 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Meknes to Essaouira is 606 km. It takes approximately 6 h 27 min 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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Map of how to get from Meknes to Essaouira.
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  • Distance: 297.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 2 min

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 in around 11 h 21 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 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
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Fes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Meknes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$21 - $27
1st Class
$28 - $40
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
Train from Meknes to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$11 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
ctm.ma
Bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Meknes to Agadir
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Supratours
Website
supratours.ma
Bus from Marrakech to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3 h
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
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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