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There are 6 ways to get from Tangier to Essaouira by plane, rideshare, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly, Grand Taxi  •  4 h 45 min

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

$172 - $422

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Bus  •  13 h

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

$26 - $37

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Train, bus  •  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 - $57

Night train, bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the night train from Tangier to Marrakech
  2. Take the bus from Marrakech to Essaouira

$33 - $61

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 - $65

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Tangier to Essaouira 442 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Tangier to Essaouira is to bus which costs MAD 240 - MAD 350 and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tangier to Essaouira is to fly and Grand Taxi which costs MAD 1,600 - MAD 4,000 and takes 4 h 45 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 13 h.

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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 13 h and costs MAD 240 - MAD 350.

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It takes approximately 4 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 Tangier Airport to Marrakech Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 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: 4 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 13 h.

Airlines
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Tangier to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Tangier to Marrakech via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
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
$14 - $28
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$14 - $19
1st Class
$19 - $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
Night train from Tangier to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$27 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
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
$18 - $27
Bus operators
CTM
Phone
0800090030
Email
ctmweb.ma@gmail.com
Website
ctm.ma
Bus from Tanger to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Regular
$16
Premium
$20
Comfort plus
$16
Bus from Casablanca to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
ctm.ma
Supratours
Website
supratours.ma
Bus from Marrakech to Essaouira
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
supratours.ma
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
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 Tangier to Rabat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

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Air Arabia Maroc and Royal Air Maroc offer flights from Tangier Airport to Marrakech Airport.

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There are 323+ hotels available in Essaouira. Prices start at $29 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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