There are 10 ways to get from Tangier to Essaouira by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tanger to Casablanca
  2. Take the bus from Casablanca to Essaouira

$26 - $38

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Train, bus  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Tangier to Casa-Voyageurs
  2. Take the bus from Casablanca to Essaouira

$29 - $47

Train, bus via Marrakech  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Tangier to Casa-Voyageurs
  2. Take the train from Casablanca to Marrakech
  3. Take the bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$32 - $58

Grand Taxi, train, bus  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Tangier to Rabat
  2. Take the train from Rabat Ville to Marrakech
  3. Take the bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$33 - $66

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Tangier to Essaouira 442 miles

$65 - $95

Grand Taxi, train to Casablanca, fly to Essaouira  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Tangier to Rabat
  2. Take the train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
  3. Fly from Casablanca (CMN) to Essaouira (ESU) CMN - ESU

$171 - $381

Grand Taxi to Fes, fly to Marrakech, Grand Taxi  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Tangier to Fes
  2. Fly from Fes (FEZ) to Marrakech (RAK) FEZ - RAK
  3. Take the Grand Taxi from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$218 - $453

Grand Taxi, train to Casablanca, fly to Agadir  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Tangier to Rabat
  2. Take the train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
  3. Fly from Casablanca (CMN) to Agadir (AGA) CMN - AGA
  4. Take the Grand Taxi from Agadir to Essaouira

$143 - $296

Grand Taxi, train to Casablanca, fly to Marrakech  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Tangier to Rabat
  2. Take the train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
  3. Fly from Casablanca (CMN) to Marrakech (RAK) CMN - RAK
  4. Take the Grand Taxi from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$148 - $398

Fly Tangier to Casablanca, train, bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Casablanca (CMN) TNG - CMN
  2. Take the train from Gare Oasis to Marrakech
  3. Take the bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira

$154 - $414

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The cheapest way to get from Tangier to Essaouira is to bus which costs MAD 240 - MAD 360 and takes 11 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tangier to Essaouira is to drive which costs MAD 600 - MAD 900 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tangier to Essaouira. However, there are services departing from Tanger and arriving at Essaouira via Casablanca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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The distance between Tangier and Essaouira is 599 km. The road distance is 707.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tangier to Essaouira without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 45 min and costs MAD 240 - MAD 360.

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It takes approximately 11 h 45 min to get from Tangier to Essaouira, including transfers.

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Tangier to Essaouira bus services, operated by CTM, depart from Tanger station.

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The quickest flight from Casablanca Airport to Essaouira Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Tangier to Essaouira bus services, operated by CTM, arrive at Essaouira station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tangier to Essaouira is 707 km. It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to drive from Tangier to Essaouira.

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  • Distance: 374.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 45 min

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

You can take a bus from Tangier to Essaouira via Casablanca in around 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Casablanca to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Tangier to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Casablanca to Agadir
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Tangier to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Fes to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Tangier to Casa-Voyageurs
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$15 - $19
1st Class
$20 - $28
Train from Casablanca to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$10 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Rabat Ville to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$14 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $27
Train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$4 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $9
Train from Gare Oasis to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$10 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
ctm.ma
Bus from Tanger to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Regular
$16
Premium
$20
Comfort plus
$16
Bus from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ctm.ma
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
$12 - $30
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Tangier to Fes
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Agadir to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

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

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There are 331+ hotels available in Essaouira. Prices start at $34 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 MAD 150 - MAD 180.

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