There are 4 ways to get from Tangier to Rabat by train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Tangier to Gare Rabat Ville

$11 - $22

3 alternative options

Grand Taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Tangier to Rabat 152.7 miles

$11 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Tangier to Rabat 154.1 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Casablanca (CMN) TNG - CMN
  2. Take the train from Casa-Voyageurs to Rabat Ville

$141 - $393

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tangier and arriving at Gare Rabat Ville. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Tangier and Rabat is 217 km. The road distance is 246.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tangier to Rabat without a car is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs .

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The train from Tangier to Gare Rabat Ville takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Tangier to Rabat train services, operated by Moroccan Railways (ONCF), depart from Tangier station.

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The quickest flight from Tangier Airport to Casablanca Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Tangier to Rabat train services, operated by Moroccan Railways (ONCF), arrive at Gare Rabat Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tangier to Rabat is 247 km. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Tangier to Rabat.

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Royal Air Maroc offers flights from Tangier Airport to Casablanca Airport.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Rabat. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tangier to Rabat.
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  • Distance: 135.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Tangier, Morocco and Rabat, Morocco?

Moroccan Railways (ONCF) operates a train from Tangier to Rabat 5 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Tangier to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Tangier to Casablanca via Al Hoceima
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Tangier to Gare Rabat Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$11 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Casa-Voyageurs to Rabat Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$4 - $5
1st Class
$5 - $9
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Tangier to Rabat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Tangier and Rabat. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Tangier to Tangier Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs .

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