There are 5 ways to get from Portimão to Tangier by bus, car ferry, train, 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.

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Bus, car ferry via Seville  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Portimao to Huelva
  2. Take the bus from Huelva to Seville 83
  3. Take the bus from Seville to Algeciras
  4. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$69 - $212

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Bus, train, car ferry  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Portimao to Huelva
  2. Take the train from Huelva-Termino to Sevilla Santa Justa Ir / ...
  3. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Bahia-Sur A / ...
  4. Take the bus from San Fernando to Tarifa
  5. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$87 - $212

Bus InterNorte, car ferry  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Albufeira to Algeciras
  2. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$96 - $210

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 33 min

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

$106 - $225

Bus, fly  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Portimão to Faro Airport
  2. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Tangier (TNG) FAO - TNG

$95 - $351

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portimão to Tangier is to bus and car ferry which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 11 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portimão to Tangier is to drive and car ferry which costs 90€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Portimão and Tangier is 288 km.

The best way to get from Portimão to Tangier without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 11 h 16 min and costs 55€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 16 min to get from Portimão to Tangier, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Faro Airport to Tangier Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Transavia France, Royal Air Maroc, Vueling Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Faro Airport to Tangier Airport.

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There are 329+ hotels available in Tangier. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portimão to Tangier.
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  • Distance: 180.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 16 min

What companies run services between Portimão, Portugal and Tangier, Morocco?

There is no direct connection from Portimão to Tangier. However, you can take the bus to Huelva, take the bus to Seville, take the bus to Algeciras, take the walk to Algeciras San Bernardo Bus Station, take the bus to Tarifa - Centro de Salud, take the walk to Tarifa, then take the car ferry to Tangier. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Portimão to Tangier via Huelva, Huelva-Termino, Sevilla Santa Justa, Bahia-Sur, San Fernando, Tarifa, Tarifa - Centro de Salud, and Tarifa in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Faro to Tangier via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Faro to Tangier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Faro to Tangier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Faro to Tangier via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Faro to Tangier via Porto, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Faro to Tangier via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Faro to Tangier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Huelva-Termino to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Bahia-Sur
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Portimao to Huelva
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Huelva to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Huelva to Seville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Bus from Portimão to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
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 Huelva to Seville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Autocares Valenzuela
Phone
+34 (0) 956702609
Email
informacion.cadiz@grupovalenzuela.com
Website
grupovalenzuela.com
Bus from Seville to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
grupovalenzuela.com
Transportes Comes
Phone
956 291 168
Email
comercial@tgcomes.es
Website
tgcomes.es
Bus from San Fernando to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Book at
movelia.es
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Albufeira to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
internorte.pt
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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