Tangier Med
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Tangier Med Motril Ferry

There are approximately 6 weekly sailings between Tangier Med to Motril. 3 operators sail this route Balearia, FRS & FRS Iberia. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Tangier Med Motril ferries.

Tangier Med Motril Ferry Times

Tangier Med Motril ferry sailings typically depart from Tangier Med at around 00:30. The average sailing time is approximately 7h 2m.

Tangier Med Motril Ferry Prices

Tangier Med Motril ferry prices typically range between £76* and £370*. The average price is typically £232*. The cheapest Tangier Med Motril ferry prices start from £36*. The average price for a foot passenger is £90*. The average price for a car is £266*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers vehicle type route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is it from Tangier Med to Motril?

The distance between Tangier Med to Motril is approximately 147.5 miles (237.4km) or 128.2 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Tangier Med Motril ferry?

Yes, Balearia, FRS, FRS Iberia allow cars on board for ferries between Tangier Med and Motril. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Tangier Med and Motril.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Tangier Med to Motril?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Balearia, FRS, FRS Iberia between Tangier Med and Motril.

Tangier Med Motril Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Balearia - 6 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Tangier Med - Motril Route summary
Departure Country Morocco
Destination Country Spain
No. of Operators 3
Operators Balearia, FRS & FRS Iberia
Average Price £269*
Average Weekly Sailings 6
Average Sailing Duration 7h 33m
Fastest Sailing Duration 7h 0m
First Ferry 00:30
Last Ferry 01:30
Distance 130 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Tangier Med to Motril?

The ferry crossing time from Tangier Med to Motril is approximately 7h 29m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.

Which ferry companies operate between Tangier Med to Motril?

There are 2 popular ferry operators for Tangier Med to Motril. These are
  • FRS
  • Balearia

How can I book ferry tickets from Tangier Med to Motril?

Book ferries from Tangier Med to Motril through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.

Tangier Med Guide

The cargo port of Tangier-Med is located around 40 km to the east of the city of Tangier in Morocco. The port opened in 2007 and is one of the largest ports in the Mediterranean and in Africa. The second phase of the port's development began in 2009 in order to meet the increasing demand for the port's services. The port also deals with passenger traffic which is accommodated in the new passenger terminal, which replaced the city of Tangier port as the destination for ferries arriving from Europe. Facilities in the new terminal include a bureau de change, a small shop, a cafe and ATM's.

Tangier's history has been influenced by the many different civilisations and cultures that have ruled the city since the 5th century BC. Between the period of being a strategic Berber town and then a Phoenician trading centre to the independence era around the 1950s, Tangier was a refuge for many cultures. In 1923, Tangier was considered as having international status by foreign colonial powers, and became a destination for many European and American diplomats, spies, writers and businessmen.

Motril Guide

The Spanish town of Motril is located in the southern most part of the province of Grenada, between the Sierra Nevada mountain range and the Mediterranean Sea. The city of Malaga is around 100 km from Motril and Seville is around 3 hours away by car and Madrid 5 hours away. Motril's port is an important commercial port, fishing harbour and yacht club that has moorings for 190 boats. Motril's Holy Week has been declared an event of National Tourist Interest and consists of 12 brotherhood, 23 pasos and more than 6,000 followers and during the week there are daily processions. The event first took place in 1600 with the eldest brotherhood, the Vera Cruz. Following the Spanish Civil War, every brotherhood had to restore its patrimony.

The town of Motril's sub tropical climate and its calm, warm waters, make it a popular tourist destination especially for those who enjoy water sports. The sea bed around the town also offer exciting diving opportunities for scuba divers.

In the pretty marina you will find water sports facilities and boat excursions. Ferries from the port depart to Melilla, Al Hoceima and Nador.

Tangier Med to Motril Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 15/04/2024 and 21/04/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Balearia 23:59 08:00 8 hours 1 minute Everyday
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