Transportation

Ferry in Soanierana-Ivongo

Melissa Express

Shuttle from Tamatave leaves from the suburb of Valpinson in the north of the city, west of the airport road. The Melissa Express also offers a service (Tuesday and Saturday) from Soanierana-Ivongo to Maroantsetra (…
Bus in Antananarivo

Cotisse

Nice 16- or 19-seater Mercedes minibuses that link Antananarivo with Tamatave (Ar20,000, seven hours, hourly departures on the hour between 7am and noon, then 7pm and 8.30pm) and Majunga (Ar34,000, 11 hours, departu…
Bus in Antananarivo

Transpost

More punctual than normal taxis-brousses, but similar in comfort and price, Transpost is run by Madagascar’s postal service. It has minibuses between Majunga and Tana only (Ar25,000; 12 hours; Tuesday, Thursday and …
Bus in Majunga (Mahajanga)

Transpost

A good alternative to standard taxi-brousse is Transpost, run by Madagascar’s postal service. It has minibuses between Majunga and Tana (Ar25,000, 12 hours, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday). Pick-up and drop-off is a…
Bus in Majunga (Mahajanga)

Transport Première Class

To travel in luxury, Transport Première Class runs comfortable, air-con vehicles between Tana and Majunga (Ar78,000, 10 hours, daily). They sit just two people to a row and include a packed lunch. Departure is at 7a…
Bus in Antananarivo

Transport Première Class

Runs comfortable, air-con vehicles only between Tana and Majunga (Ar78,000, 10 hours, daily). It sits just two people to a row and includes a packed lunch. Departure is at 7am; drop-off is on the corniche in Majunga…
Boat in Tuléar (Toliara)

Anakao Express

This speedboat company leaves Tuléar around 9.30am and arrives in Anakao an hour later. It leaves Anakao at 7.30am, unless Air Madagascar decides to push its Tana departure earlier, in which case the speedboats adju…
Boat in Anakao

Anakao Express

This speedboat company leaves Tuléar around 9.30am and arrives in Anakao an hour later. It leaves Anakao at 7.30am, unless Air Madagascar decides to push its Tana departure earlier, in which case the speedboats adju…
Boat in Tuléar (Toliara)

Transfert Anakao

Transfert Anakao, an enjoyable speedboat, connects Tuléar with Anakao, leaving the former every day at 9.30am. It leaves Anakao at 7.30am (or earlier to connect with Air Madagascar's unpredictable timetable).
Boat in Anakao

Transfert Anakao

This enjoyable speedboat connects Tuléar with Anakao, leaving the former every day at 9am. It leaves Anakao at 7.30am (or earlier to connect with Air Madagascar's unpredictable timetable).