Marrakech has an international airport with direct scheduled flights coming in from London , Amsterdam, Berlin and Paris and many Charter flights arriving from all over Europe. If you are flying from the US, Canada, Asia or elsewhere, you’ll have to change planes in Casablanca. The airport is only about 4 miles (15 minutes) from the city and buses as well as taxis operate throughout the day. You should set the taxi fare before you get in. The major car rental companies are represented at the airport.
Marrakech Menara Airport Guide (RAK)
Here you’ll find essential information on Marrakech Menara Airport, including contact details, airport transfer facts, details of airport facilities, and how to get there.
I amarrakech Information
Our tourist information counter is available at Marrakech airport.
The airport is located only 6km (4 miles) southwest of the city centre. Drive down Avenue de la Menara and follow the signs to Marrakech airport.
Public transport road:
Bus: Bus 11 runs every 20-30 minutes to the Jemaa el-Fna (buses are infrequent on weekends). The stop is located 500 m (0.2 miles) from the airport. The price is 30 DH single 50 DH for retour.
Check out www.alsa.ma to get an idea about rates.
Taxi: There is a taxi rank outside the terminal, with plenty of drivers touting for business (journey time: 15-20 minutes). Agree on a price before setting off (a sign outside the terminal will show how much you should pay, roughly). The trip takes about 15 minutes. The price is 70 DH / Max 100 DH.
Both terminals have currency exchange offices, and there is an ATM in the arrival hall Terminal. Post services, telephones and fax machines are available, and also wireless Internet access is provided.
The airport has a restaurant and café as well as several snack bars.
There are several shops at Marrakech airport, including a florist, a gift shop selling local crafts items and duty-free shops selling tobacco, spirits, cosmetics, perfume and much more.
For queries about lost luggage or property, contact the airline office or the airport information desk.
There is a prayer room at the airport. Medical assistance is also available.
Conference and business:
There are no conference or business facilities at the airport, but Internet access is available. Meetings facilities are available at several nearby hotels.
Facilities at the airport are basic. Travelers needing assistance at the airport should contact their airline about this before travel.
There is one car park at the airport. Located near the terminal building, it has 363 parking spaces.
Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National, and Sixt are all represented at the airport, as well as several local operators.
The price difference is usually no more than €5 between the company’s. Consult us to get an idea about rates.