Morocco Travel QuestionsCategory: BelgiumDistance between Ouarzazate and Essaouira – Transportation
Ismail asked 12 months ago

What is the distance between Ouarzazate and Essaouira, and what are the transportation options available for travelling between the two cities?

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khalid Staff answered 12 months ago

Distance between Ouarzazate and Essaouira – Transportation

​​• The distance between Ouarzazate and Essaouira is approximately 376 kilometers (233 miles) if you take the fastest route, which goes through the Tizi n'Test Pass and Tizi n'Tichka Pass.
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There are several transportation options available for travelling between the two cities:
Bus: There are regular bus services between Ouarzazate and Essaouira operated by CTM, Supratours, and other private companies. The journey takes around 6-7 hours and the ticket prices vary depending on the company and the type of bus.
Taxi: You can also take a shared or private taxi between Ouarzazate and Essaouira. Shared taxis are more common and cheaper, but they may take longer as they wait to fill up with passengers. Private taxis offer more comfort and flexibility, but they are more expensive.
Car: You can rent a car in Ouarzazate and drive to Essaouira. The journey takes around 4-5 hours and the route is scenic, but the roads can be challenging in some areas.