There are 2 ferry routes operating between Tenerife and Gran Canaria offering you combined total of 71 sailings per week. Trasmediterranea operates 1 route, Santa Cruz de Tenerife to Las Palmas which runs 1 time weekly. Naviera Armas operates 1 route, Santa Cruz de Tenerife to Las Palmas which runs 4 times daily. Fred Olsen Express operates 1 route, Santa Cruz de Tenerife to Agaete which runs 6 times daily.
As the frequency and duration of crossings on some routes varies we would advise that you do a live search for crossings from Tenerife to Gran Canaria to get the most up to date information.
Tenerife is the largest and most populous island of the seven Canary Islands with 43 percent of the total population of the Canary Islands, and is also the most populous island of Spain.
Tenerife is also the most visited island in the Canary island group, welcoming over ten million visitors per year with its lovely weather, beautiful coastlines, spectacular beaches, lush forests, mountains, volcanoes, as well as two world heritage sites, one National Park, and 42 natural protected spaces.
The weather is one of the main reasons for the influx of visitors to Tenerife’s shores with almost guaranteed sunshine year round. As a result, this family friendly island is consistently one of Europe’s top winter sun destinations.
Though the island has 2 airports, inter island travel is best by ferry. As the largest island in the group, Tenerife acts as a hub for many of the other Canary Islands with frequent crossings offered by Spain’s best known ferry operators. There are also regular crossings connecting Tenerife to the mainland for those who enjoy spending their travel time at sea.
Gran Canaria is a round shaped archipelago and the largest in the Canary Islands, located Southeast of Tenerife and West of Fuerteventura.
Gran Canaria is a diverse island with a variety of natural landscapes, sunnier on the South side where most of the tourists visit and cooler in the North; dotted with beaches on the East and rockier and mountainous on the West. Combined with apparently the best climate in the world, Gran Canaria is the perfect place to relax and enjoy yourself.