There are 12 ways to get from Southampton to Tangier by train, plane, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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 to London Gatwick, fly to Tangier  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tangier (TNG) LGW - TNG

$151 - $540

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Train to London Gatwick, fly to Gibraltar, carferry  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Gibraltar (GIB) LGW - GIB
  3. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$133 - $410

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Fly Southampton to Malaga, bus, carferry  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Malaga (AGP) SOU - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras
  3. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$157 - $431

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Gibraltar, carferry  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Gibraltar (GIB) LHR - GIB
  4. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$202 - $737

Train to Bristol, fly to Gibraltar, carferry  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Gibraltar (GIB) BRS - GIB
  3. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$252 - $887

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Malaga, bus, carferry  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Malaga (AGP) LGW - AGP
  3. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras
  4. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$140 - $355

Train, bus, carferry  •  32 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Tarifa
  5. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$403 - $678

Car ferry, drive, carferry  •  35 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  2. Drive from Santander to Tarifa
  3. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$269 - $701

Bus, carferry  •  43 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Tarifa
  4. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier

$179 - $253

Car ferry, train, bus  •  46 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  2. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha A
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Algeciras Atr
  4. Take the bus from Algeciras to Tanger

$319 - $785

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Tanger

$215 - $354

Drive, Eurotunnel, train, car ferry  •  44 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Nîmes Tgv
  5. Take the train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  6. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  7. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona
  8. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Tangier Med

$556 - $716

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Tangier. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Tanger via Londres Victoria Coach Station and Bilbao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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The distance between Southampton and Tangier is 1075 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Tangier without a car is to train and bus and carferry which takes 32 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Southampton to Tangier, including transfers.

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Southampton to Tangier bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Tangier Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Southampton to Tangier bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Tanger station.

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Air Arabia Maroc and Iberia offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Tangier Airport.

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There are 315+ hotels available in Tangier. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Tangier.
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  • Distance: 1074.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Tangier, Morocco?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Tangier via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Londres Victoria Coach Station, and Bilbao in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Gibraltar
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Bristol to Gibraltar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Gibraltar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Gibraltar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tangier
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $2,400
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.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 Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Algeciras to Tanger
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Tanger
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
alsa.com
Socibus
Ferry operators
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
$44
Schedules at
intershipping.es
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $140
Car
$330 - $470
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Tangier Med
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com

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