A beautiful view from within central Essaouira-mobile

How to get from
Marrakesh to Essaouira

Marrakesh to Essaouira Trip Overview

Distance169 km (105.6 miles)
Price range$10-$221
Ride Duration Range1h-4h 30m
Earliest Departure00:00
Latest Departure23:00

The most affordable way to travel from Marrakech to Essaouira is by bus. Departures are limited so you may want to book a ticket in advance. Going by train or airplane is not an option. Essaouira is known for its incredible scenery, so be sure to pack your camera. You can go fishing, visit the museums, or walk along the ocean rocks and cliffs. September and October are the best months to visit to enjoy the best weather and sea temperatures.

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Taking a bus from Marrakesh to Essaouira

Fastest bus: 2h 45m

Cheapest bus: $10

The fastest: 2h 45m

The cheapest: $10

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

TV

Wifi

Reclining Seats

Charger

The fastest: 1h

The cheapest: $21

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

English Speaking Staff

Wifi

TV

Reclining Seats

Charger

Food

WC

The fastest: 2h

The cheapest: $72

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

English Speaking Staff

TV

Charger

Wifi

Food

A beautiful view from within central Essaouira

About the ride from Marrakesh to Essaouira

Marrakesh to Essaouira Route Information

The distance between Marrakesh and Essaouira is 106 miles, or approximately 169 kilometers.

There are 3 ways to get from Marrakesh to Essaouira, including minivan,bus,car.

The earliest departure leaves at 00:00 and has a duration of 3 hours.

The fastest way to travel is by minivan, which takes approximately 1 hour.

Depending on how you choose to travel, the following amenities are available: .

Marrakesh to Essaouira by minivan

  • Starting Price: $20
  • 1313 departures a day, or 9191 departures a week

There are 4 travel classes for this journey, including: Standard, Comfort, Tourist and Shuttle.

Each minivan ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Marrakesh to Essaouira by bus

  • Starting Price: $9
  • 32 departures a day, or 224 departures a week

There are 4 travel classes for this journey, including: Comfort, Standard, Tourist and Express.

Each bus ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Marrakesh to Essaouira by car

  • Starting Price: $71
  • 397 departures a day, or 2779 departures a week

There are 4 travel classes for this journey, including: Comfort, Tourist, Standard and SUV.

Each car ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Companies Operating from Marrakesh to Essaouira

Average time

2h 30m - 3h

Average price

$22

(504)

Average time

3h - 4h

Average price

$14 - $16

(516)

Average time

2h 45m

Average price

$40

(56)

Average time

2h 45m - 3h

Average price

$12

(308)

Average time

2h

Average price

$22 - $72

(48)

Popular stations and stops in Marrakesh and Essaouira

Departure stations in Marrakesh

Marrakesh - Any hotel

Supratours Marrakesh

Marrakesh Bus Station

Marrakesh - Any hotel in the city center

CTM Bus Station Marrakesh

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Arrival stations in Essaouira

Essaouira - Any hotel

Supratours Essaouira

Essaouira Bus Station

Essaouira - Any hotel in the city center

Essaouira Airport (ESU)

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