There are 4 ways to get from Tangier to Almería by car ferry, bus, 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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Carferry, bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the carferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  2. Take the bus from Algeciras to Almeria

$75 - $93

3 alternative options

Carferry, train  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the carferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  2. Take the train from Algeciras to Antequera-Santa Ana Ir / ...
  3. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Almeria Ir

$102 - $133

Carferry, drive  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the carferry from Tangier Med to Motril
  2. Drive from Motril to Almería

$343 - $870

Fly  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Almeria (LEI) TNG - LEI

$90 - $322

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tangier and Almería is 322 km.

The best way to get from Tangier to Almería without a car is to carferry and bus which takes 10 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from Tangier to Almería, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tangier Airport to Almeria Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Almería is 1 h ahead of Tangier. It is currently 6:36 AM in Tangier and 7:36 AM in Almería.

Ryanair, Air Arabia Maroc, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Tangier Airport to Almeria Airport.

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There are 329+ hotels available in Almería. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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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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Map of how to get from Tangier to Almería.
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  • Distance: 201.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 47 min

What companies run services between Tangier, Morocco and Almería, Spain?

Iberia, Air Arabia Maroc and two other airlines fly from Tangier to Almería every 4 hours.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Tangier to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Tangier to Almeria via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Tangier to Almeria via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Tangier to Almeria via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Algeciras to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Almeria
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
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 Almeria
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
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
$44
Schedules at
intershipping.es
FRS Ferries
Phone
+34 956 68 18 30
Email
info@frs.es
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tangier Med to Motril
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$337
Standard Car
$852

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