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Gibraltar-Tangier Med


Sailings Up to 3 times per day
Destination(s) 🇲🇦 Morocco
Operated by FRS Iberia
Duration 1h 30 mins.
Distance 35 miles, 56 km
2p+Car+Return in our estimation € 239

The Gibraltar – Tanger Med crossing is a short 1.5 hour route which can appeal to many. With this route it is important that you keep an eye on departure times because this route is only sailed 3 times a month.

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Ferry Gibraltar – Tangier Med

It is possible to take the ferry from Gibraltar to Morocco. For this route, you have to plan well in advance because the boat does not sail more than 3 times a month. To view the days/times when the boat is sailing, scroll down a bit to the heading ‘Timetable'.

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Timetable Gibraltar – Tangier Med

Currently, there is one ferry company that offers this route, FRS. It is not a very busy crossing, which is why it does not sail more than three times a month.

Gibraltar – Tangier Med

  • Sails once a day at the beginning of the month, always at 19:00
  • Sails once in the middle of the month, always at 19:00
  • Sometimes sails at the end of the month, always at 19:00

Tangier Med – Gibraltar

  • Sails once a day at the beginning of the month, always at 20:00
  • Sails once in the middle of the month, always at 20:00
  • Sometimes sailing at the end of the month, always at 20:00

Please note that times can change, it is important to check this until the last minute.

Departure, sailing time & arrival

How far in advance do you need to be present?

At FRS they keep a check-in time of 90 minutes. It is useful to keep a close eye on the site or your purchased ticket for this.

Departure point Gibraltar

6 Waterport Rd, Gibraltar GX11 1AA, Gibraltar

Sailing time Gibraltar-Tanger Med

The crossing takes about 1.5 hours in the direction of Morocco.

Arrival Point Tangier Med

The arrival address is not listed online, so check what is stated on the purchased ticket.

Ferry to Gibraltar and Tangier Med costs

For the trip to Tanger Med you will lose about €37.50 if you book a one-way ticket and travel without a car. Often this is of course not the case. If you book a single with two people and you go by car, you will lose €239.

About Tangier Med

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Tangier is a great place to walk around. Good running shoes are recommended due to the steep streets. You will also find plenty of taxis and buses.

Although unattractive in nature, the port area of ​​Tangier Med is only forty km from the city of Tangier. Tangier is an attractive city due to its international and versatile location.

In addition to Arabic, many residents also speak Spanish, French, and Portuguese. In 1999, Mohammed VI of Morocco became the Moroccan king and decided that Tangier should become more tourist-friendly. Tangier today has a beautiful marina, great restaurants, and a beautiful seaside promenade.

Frequently Asked Questions

There are a number of questions that are often asked about this crossing:

Which ferry companies operate between Gibraltar and Tangier Med

The route is currently only served by FRS.

What are good alternatives for this crossing?

A popular crossing with the destination of Morocco is Algeciras-Ceuta.
Gibraltar-Tangier Med
Gibraltar-Tangier Med