There are numerous ferry crossings operating from Spain to Algeria. Ferries currently connect 4 ports in Spain with 4 ports in Algeria.
There are a combined number of 17 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 7 hours (Alicante to Oran).
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.
With the longest borders on the continent and a 1,644 kilometre coastline facing the Mediterranean Sea, Algeria is one of Africa’s greatest gems.
The country is best known, however, for its magnificent Sahara region, with over four-fifths of its 2,381,741 square-kilometre landmass draped in desert. Also, characteristic of most North African nations, Algeria is filled with ancient ruins dating all the way back to Roman and Byzantine eras, the most famous being the town of Timgad, close to Batna.
Beautiful cities come in abundance, too. The capital, Algiers is defined by French colonial buildings, Annaba boasts breath-taking basilicas next to turquoise waters and, as the oldest city in the county, Constantine offers historical wonders around every corner.
With several ports along the Mediterranean coast, Algeria and southern Europe are well linked by ferry. Countries like Spain, France and Italy all offer regular crossings, operated by a wide selection of ferry companies.