There are numerous ferry crossings operating from Spain to Algeria. Ferries currently connect 3 ports in Spain with 4 ports in Algeria.
There are a combined number of 13 ferry crossings each week across a selection of 6 Ferry Routes which are operated by 3 ferry companies including Balearia, Trasmediterranea & Algerie Ferries with the shortest crossing taking around 9 hours 1 minute (Almeria to Ghazaouet).
This is a general summary of the services on offer between Spain and Algeria, for live information select from our Fare Search.
Spain is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula and bordered by Portugal to the west, France to the north-east and the Mediterranean Sea to the South and East.
The marvellous weather in Spain, its geographic location, beautiful coastlines and varied landscapes have made Spain one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world.
Its capital city Madrid features winding streets all heading to gather in the centre of the city, Barcelona needs no introduction, the Basque country is to the North and then of course there’s the sunbathers mecca – the Costa del Sol.
As a country with thousands of miles of coast and numerous island groups such as the Canaries and Balearic's, travelling by ferry is deeply rooted into Spanish culture. Europe’s most modern ferries and well-known ferry companies are in operation providing services from Spain to the UK, Italy and North Africa as well as crossing from the mainland to the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands and numerous inter island connections.
Algeria is a country in North Africa which was the home to many prehistoric cultures, including the Berbers, Romans, Arabs, Turkish Ottomans and the French colonial empire until after the Algeria War when Algeria gained independence.
Algeria's economy is largely dependent on hydrocarbons and according to OPEC, has the 17th largest reserves of oil worldwide. Its military is also the second largest in North Africa.