There are 11 ways to get from Valencia to Tarifa by train, bus, car, plane or car ferry

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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Train, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Sevilla Santa Justa Ave
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Bahia-Sur A / ...
  3. Take the bus from San Fernando to Tarifa

$118 - $172

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Fly to Algeciras  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Algeciras (AEI) VLC - AEI

$39 - $227

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Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Ciudad Real Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Ciudad Real to Algeciras Atr

$118 - $163

Train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Antequera-Santa Ana Ic
  2. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Algeciras Ir / ...

$112 - $146

Bus ALSA  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Algeciras

$53 - $81

Bus Socibus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to La Roda
  2. Take the bus from La Roda to Manzanares
  3. Take the bus from Manzanares to Tarifa

$52 - $76

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Tarifa 483.9 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Tangier, car ferry  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Tangier (TNG) VLC - TNG
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa

$120 - $535

Fly to Malaga, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malaga (AGP) VLC - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Algeciras

$75 - $285

Fly to Sevilla, train, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Sevilla (SVQ) VLC - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Bahia-Sur
  3. Take the bus from San Fernando to Tarifa

$68 - $264

Fly to Jerez, train, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Jerez (XRY) VLC - XRY
  2. Take the train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to San Fernando - Bahía Sur
  3. Take the bus from San Fernando to Tarifa

$124 - $357

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The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Tarifa is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Tarifa is to fly and car ferry which costs 100€ - 460€ and takes 5 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Valencia to Tarifa. However, there are services departing from Valencia and arriving at Tarifa via Algeciras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 18 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Tarifa is 599 km. The road distance is 774.3 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Tarifa without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 52 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Valencia to Tarifa, including transfers.

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Valencia to Tarifa bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Valencia station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Tarifa is to train which takes 8 h 28 min and costs 100€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 14 h 18 min, you could also fly, which costs 30€ - 200€ and takes 10 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Tangier Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Valencia to Tarifa bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Algeciras station.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Tarifa.
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  • Distance: 374.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Tarifa, Andalusia, Spain?

You can take a train from Valencia to Tarifa via Ciudad Real, Algeciras, and Algeciras in around 8 h 28 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Valencia to Tarifa 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 13 h 15 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Valencia to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Valencia to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Valencia to Jerez via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Jerez via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
HELITY Copter Airlines
Website
helity.es
Flights from Valencia to Algeciras via Madrid, Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Valencia to Algeciras via Ibiza, Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Valencia to Algeciras via Palma Mallorca, Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Valencia to Algeciras via Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Algeciras via Barcelona, Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Valencia to Tangier via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Ciudad Real
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Bahia-Sur
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ciudad Real to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to San Fernando - Bahía Sur
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Transportes Comes
Phone
956 291 168
Email
comercial@tgcomes.es
Website
tgcomes.es
Bus from San Fernando to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Book at
movelia.es
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 Valencia to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Valencia to La Roda
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from La Roda to Manzanares
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
monbus.es
Interbus Sureste
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
bcma.interbus.es
Bus from La Roda to Manzanares
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bcma.interbus.es
Socibus
Website
socibus.es
Bus from Manzanares to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
socibus.es
Book at
compra.socibus.es
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$43 - $48
Standard Car
$115 - $125
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
$45
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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