The Marseille-Tangier ferry is an interesting route to choose if you want to travel from Europe to Morocco by car. The route is currently offered by La Meridionale
Ferry Marseille – Tangier Med
The boat from Marseille to Tangier Med is a popular crossing because you can take the boat directly to Morocco from the south of France. This saves you a lot of kilometers that you would otherwise have to drive.
Timetable Marseille – Tangier Med
Departure days and times are fairly constant on the Marseille – Tangier route. In any case, they sail all year round either on Monday, Thursday or Saturday, never on any other day. There are, however, weeks in which they sail on two or even one of these days. In order to give you the best possible idea of when sailing is taking place, we have put this down for you below.
On the Tanger-Marseille route, the boat sails on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Here, too, the boat does not always go on all these days of the week.
Please note that it can be difficult to book at La Meridionale, everything on the website is in French.
- Monday: departure 19:00
- Thursday: departure 19:00
- Saturday: departure 19:00
- Monday: departure 20:00
- Wednesday: departure 20:00
- Saturday: departure 21:00
Times can vary considerably per sailing, so check the exact departure time and sailing time when booking.
Departure, sailing time & arrival
It is recommended to be present 2 hours before check in.
RTM Navette Maritime 1 Pointe Rouge – Vieux Port.
Navette Maritime 2 L'Estaque
When you have bought a ticket, make sure that you check the address on it. Departure points can sometimes differ.
The crossing in the direction of Morocco takes about 38 hours.
Arrival address: The arrival address cannot be found online. For this you can message La Meridionale or look at the purchased ticket.
Ferry to Marseille and Tangier Med costs
Prices for this route start at around €150. Please note that prices can vary widely. If you buy a return ticket for 2 people and you go by car, the price is quickly €650.
Tangier, Tangiers, Tangier, Tánger طنجة, The city has many different spellings and a long history. It is an important port and trade center and the city has excellent road and rail links to Fès, Meknès, Rabat and Casablanca, as well as an international airport and regular shipping services to Europe.(Tangier, Britannica)
Frequently Asked Questions
There are a number of questions that are often asked about this crossing:
Which ferry companies operate between Marseille and Tangier
What are good alternatives to this crossing?