How to get from Gibraltar to Tarifa

Travel options
from Gibraltar to Tarifa

You can get from Gibraltar to Tarifa by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Gibraltar to Tarifa on 28 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:45Gibraltar3h45 11:30Tarifa
1 change
07:45Gibraltar3h45 11:30Tarifa
1 change
Other options
16:30Gibraltar3h55 20:25Tarifa
1 change
16:00Gibraltar4h25 20:25Tarifa
1 change
11:05Gibraltar4h55 16:00Tarifa
1 change

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

28 May
29 May
30 May
31 May
01 Jun
02 Jun
03 Jun

Travel Information between Gibraltar and Tarifa

distanceDistance17 miles (27 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach
fastestFastest modeCoach • £4 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesTransportes Comes

Take a coach to travel 17 miles (27 km) to Tarifa from Gibraltar. Transportes Comes is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Gibraltar to Tarifa.

Travel Tips: Travel from Gibraltar to Tarifa

Travel to Tarifa easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Gibraltar to Tarifa.

Travel from Gibraltar, United Kingdom to Tarifa, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Tarifa from Gibraltar restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Tarifa, Spain from Gibraltar?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Tarifa, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 26/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Gibraltar and Tarifa closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Gibraltar, United Kingdom from Spain is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Gibraltar, United Kingdom from Tarifa, Spain?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Gibraltar from Tarifa?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Gibraltar, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 26/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Gibraltar from Tarifa here.

Getting from Gibraltar to Tarifa includes taking a coach.

The fastest way to travel from Gibraltar to Tarifa is by coach, which requires on average 1 h   of travel time.

The distance from Gibraltar to Tarifa is approximately 17 miles (27 km).

The average frequency per day from Gibraltar to Tarifa is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Tarifa from Gibraltar as scheduled services by coach can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Gibraltar to Tarifa:

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Gibraltar and Tarifa:

    • You can take a coach from Gibraltar to Tarifa with Transportes Comes. Cheap tickets can be found for £4 with Transportes Comes from Gibraltar to Tarifa.
    Many of our customers who book a trip from Gibraltar to Tarifa often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Sevilla, Málaga or Madrid. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Gibraltar and Tarifa itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Tarifa and any of these top destinations today!

    Before travelling from Gibraltar to Tarifa, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • The price of a coach ticket is £4 one way on average for this journey.

    But we recommend booking Gibraltar to Tarifa tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

    Travelling from Gibraltar to Tarifa: related information

    Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

    The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

    We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

    Hand With Phone