How to Reach Tangier - The Easiest Way to Reach Tangier


  • By Air: The closest airport is the Tangier-Ibn Batouta Airport, which is at a distance of 12 kilometres from Tangier.
  • By Rail: Tanger Ville is the end of the line towards Tangier. The frequency of trains to Marrakesh is very good.
  • By Road: There are two stations in Tangier for long distance bus travels – TRAMESA and C.T.M. All major Moroccan cities and airports are well connected by roads to Tangier. You can even come by a car by a ferry from Spain!
  • By Ferry: Tarifa port is the boarding point to and for Tangier.


  • This is a tiny city, which can be easily explored on foot, in fact, best explored on foot. With attraction lying within hardly any distances of each other, and mostly concentrated in the medina area, exploring Tangier’s quaint alleys at your own pace, is a sheer delight! And if you’re a little lazy to venture on foot, you can board the local Petit taxis.

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Modes of Transportation in Tangier

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Tangier. The most preferred mode of transport in Tangier is Walking.

Average distance: 4 km Average time: 70 min

  • Walking 100%
    Walking 45 min Bus 15 min Waiting 10 min Overall average time for 4 kms 70 min

How to Reach Tangier from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Taifa of algeciras to Tangier 59.5 km 59 mins
Gibraltar to Tangier 68.03 km 1 hour 8 mins
Larache to Tangier 73.45 km 1 hour 13 mins
Estepona to Tangier 105.79 km 1 hour 45 mins
Marbella to Tangier 134.46 km 2 hours 14 mins
Fuengirola to Tangier 159.83 km 2 hours 39 mins
Mijas to Tangier 162.66 km 2 hours 42 mins
Fuengirola to Tangier 162.99 km 2 hours 42 mins
Seville to Tangier 180.78 km 3 hours 42 mins
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