There are 3 ways to get from Rabat to Algiers by train, plane, bus, car ferry or car

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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Train, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
  2. Fly from Casablanca (CMN) to Algiers (ALG) CMN - ALG

$151 - $399

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  30 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Rabat to Alicante
  2. Take the car ferry from Alicante to Algiers

$246 - $294

Drive, car ferry  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Rabat to Tangier
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  3. Drive from Tarifa to Almería
  4. Take the car ferry from Almería to Oran
  5. Drive from Oran to Algiers

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The cheapest way to get from Rabat to Algiers is to train and fly which costs MAD 1,400 - MAD 3,800 and takes 6 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rabat to Algiers is to train and fly which costs MAD 1,400 - MAD 3,800 and takes 6 h 36 min.

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The distance between Rabat and Algiers is 948 km.

The best way to get from Rabat to Algiers without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 30 h 8 min and costs MAD 2,300 - MAD 2,800.

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It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from Rabat to Algiers, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Casablanca Airport to Algiers Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Algiers is 1 h ahead of Rabat. It is currently 5:36 PM in Rabat and 5:36 PM in Algiers.

Royal Air Maroc and Air Algérie offer flights from Casablanca Airport to Algiers Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rabat to Algiers.
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  • Distance: 592.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 36 min

What companies run services between Rabat, Morocco and Algiers, Algeria?

There is no direct connection from Rabat to Algiers. However, you can take the train to Casablanca, take the taxi to Casablanca, take the Grand Taxi to Mohammed V International Airport, take the walk to Casablanca airport, fly to Algiers, take the walk to Algiers Airport, then take the bus to Algiers. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rabat to Algiers via Alicante, Oscar Esplá 3, Elche 92 - Estación de Cercanias, Alicante, Algiers, and Tafourah - Grande Poste in around 30 h 8 min.

Airlines
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Casablanca to Algiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Casablanca to Algiers via Oran
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Casablanca to Algiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Train operators
Bus operators
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 Rabat to Alicante
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Algerie Ferries
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$43 - $48
Standard Car
$115 - $130
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
intershipping.es
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Almería to Oran
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$112
Cabin
$245

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