There’s a number of reasons you might want to catch the ferry from Lanzarote to Fuerteventura. Maybe you’re wanting to visit Fuerteventura, but the flights to Lanzarote are significantly cheaper. Maybe you’re looking to go on a day trip from Lanzarote and experience one of the other Canary Islands. Whatever the reason for travelling between Lanzarote & Fuerteventura, going by ferry is the cheapest, quickest and most convenient way.
In this article we’re going to look at the entire process of catching the ferry, the ferry service providers, the ports you’ll be travelling to & from as well as the cost and ferry schedules.
- Lanzarote Ferry Port
- Fuerteventura Ferry Port
- Ferry Times: Lanzarote to Fuerteventura
- Ferry Times: Fuerteventura to Lanzarote
- Ferry Companies
- How To Book Your Ferry From Lanzarote To Fuerteventura
Lanzarote Ferry Port
Regardless of the company you choose to travel from Lanzarote to Fuerteventura with, they all leave from the same ferry port, in Playa Blanca. The walk from the centre of Playa Blanca to the ferry terminal is around 10-minutes and is clearly signposted in English & Spanish.
Playa Blanca is on the far south of the island and is a highly popular tourist resort. Hotels and apartments in the region start from just £42 a night.
There’s plenty of activities to keep you busy in Playa Blanca including; a trip to Playa Dorada beach, a visit to the Underwater Museum or even a day out at the Castillo de las Coloradas. Ideal if you’re planning on spending some time here prior to taking a trip to Fuerteventura.
Fuerteventura Ferry Port
Regardless of the company, you choose to travel from Lanzarote to Fuerteventura with. You’ll arrive at the same port in the northern town of Corralejo.
Corralejo is the most popular resort in the whole of Fuerteventura. It’s highly popular for extreme watersports including Kite Surfing and Surfing. If you’re planning on spending the night here then you can get an apartment for as little as £31 a night. We stayed at an all-inclusive holiday resort during our last visit – Considering the wide range of mid-to-high end hotels in the area, we’d choose to stay elsewhere during our next visit.
Ferry Times: Lanzarote to Fuerteventura
On a Sunday the 9.30am ferry doesn’t run.
Ferry Times: Fuerteventura to Lanzarote
There are three ferry companies you can travel between Lanzarote and Fuerteventura with, they are; Naviera Armas, Fred Olsen and Lineas Romero. Both Fred Olsen and Naviera Armas charge €28 per person each way when travelling by ferry between Lanzarote and Fuerteventura and offer very similar services.
However, both of these services also provide you with the option to take your car, campervan, motorbike etc. on the ferry with you at an additional cost.
Cheapest Ferry From Lanzarote to Fuerteventura
The cheapest ferry from Lanzarote to Fuerteventura is with Lineas Romero. While they only offer walk-on passengers, the cost is just €15 per person. Children under 3 go free, and those between the ages of 3 and 11 pay just €9.
If you’re looking to go back to Lanzarote from Fuerteventura then you can get a return ticket for €29 adults and €16 children. Residents of the Canary Islands get a discount of 75%
How To Book Your Ferry From Lanzarote To Fuerteventura
All ferry companies allow you to book advance online;
There are no financial benefits to booking online. Instead, we found that the only benefit is ‘securing’ your space on the ferry at that particular time. All ferry companies have an official booking office at the ferry port which will provide you with increased flexibility for your trip.
Times and prices quoted are correct at the time of publishing.