A beautiful view from within central Essaouira-mobile

How to get from
Marrakesh to Essaouira

Marrakesh to Essaouira Trip Overview

Distance166 km (103.8 miles)
Price range$9-$221
Ride Duration Range2h-4h 30m
Earliest Departure23:00
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: $9

The fastest: 2h 45m

The cheapest: $9

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

TV

Wifi

Reclining Seats

Charger

The fastest: 2h

The cheapest: $22

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

English Speaking Staff

A/C

Wifi

Food

Charger

Reclining Seats

TV

WC

The fastest: 2h

The cheapest: $68

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

English Speaking Staff

Food

TV

Charger

Wifi

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 104 miles, or approximately 166 kilometers.

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

The earliest departure leaves at 23:00 and has a duration of 3 hours.

The fastest way to travel is by minivan, which takes approximately 2 hours.

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

Marrakesh to Essaouira by bus

  • Starting Price: $9
  • 56 departures a day, or 392 departures a week

There are 4 travel classes for this journey, including: Standard, Comfort, 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 minivan

  • Starting Price: $21
  • 1539 departures a day, or 10773 departures a week

There are 4 travel classes for this journey, including: Tourist, Standard, Comfort 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 car

  • Starting Price: $68
  • 403 departures a day, or 2821 departures a week

There are 3 travel classes for this journey, including: Comfort, Tourist 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

Average price

$68

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Average time

2h 30m - 3h

Average price

$22

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Average time

3h - 4h

Average price

$13 - $16

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Average time

2h 45m

Average price

$40

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Average time

2h 45m - 3h

Average price

$12

(335)

Popular stations and stops in Marrakesh and Essaouira

Departure stations in Marrakesh

Supratours Marrakesh

Marrakesh - Any hotel

Marrakesh Airport (RAK)

Marrakesh Bus Station

CTM Bus Station Marrakesh

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Arrival stations in Essaouira

Supratours Essaouira

Essaouira - Any hotel

Essaouira Airport (ESU)

Station Road Essaouira

CTM Bus Station Essaouira

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