There are 3 ways to get from Tanger-Med to Rota by car ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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

Car ferry, bus ALSA  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tanger Med to Algeciras
  2. Take the bus from Algeciras to Cadiz
  3. Take the bus from Puerta Tierra to Rota

$32 - $243

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Tangier to Algeciras
  2. Take the bus from Algeciras to Cadiz 903
  3. Take the bus from Puerta Tierra to Rota

$17 - $25

1 alternative option

Car ferry, bus Transportes Comes  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tanger Med to Algeciras
  2. Take the bus from Algeciras to Rota

$29 - $235

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tanger-Med to Rota. However, there are services departing from Tangier and arriving at Rota via Algeciras, Cádiz and Puerta Tierra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Tanger-Med and Rota is 113 km.

The best way to get from Tanger-Med to Rota without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 6 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Tanger-Med to Rota, including transfers.

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Tanger-Med to Rota bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, depart from Tangier station.

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Tanger-Med to Rota bus services, operated by Transportes Bahia de Cadiz, arrive at Rota station.

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There are 1142+ hotels available in Rota. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tanger-Med to Rota.
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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Tanger-Med, Morocco and Rota, Spain?

There is no direct connection from Tanger-Med to Rota. However, you can take the car ferry to Algeciras, take the walk to Algeciras, take the bus to Cadiz, take the walk to Puerta Tierra, then take the bus to Rota. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tanger-Med to Rota via Tangier, Algeciras, Cadiz, Cádiz, and Puerta Tierra in around 6 h 45 min.

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 Algeciras to Cadiz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Bahia de Cadiz
Phone
+34 (0) 955 038 665
Website
siu.cmtbc.es
Bus from Puerta Tierra to Rota
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
siu.cmtbc.es
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Tangier to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Transportes Comes
Phone
956 291 168
Email
comercial@tgcomes.es
Website
tgcomes.es
Bus from Algeciras to Cadiz
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Bus from Algeciras to Rota
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Book at
movelia.es
Ferry operators
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Balearia
Phone
+34 912 66 02 14
Email
reservas@balearia.com
Website
balearia.com
Car ferry from Tanger Med to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$10 - $60
Balearia
$35 - $55
Lobby Bar
$28 - $60

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