How do I get from Marrakech to the airport?
Menara Airport is located about 4,6 miles outside of Marrakech’s city centre. After your arrival you can use a public shuttle bus, private airport transfer or a taxi to get into town. The airport bus service (line 19) operates from 6.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m. and leaves every 30 minutes from outside the terminal building.
How much is a taxi from Marrakech airport?
The cost for a small Taxi to get you from the Marrakesh airport to Medina is 70 Moroccan Dirhams/ 7€ during daytime and 100 Moroccan Dirhams/ 10€ during nighttime. However, a Big Taxi will cost you 17 Moroccan Dirhams/ 1.7€ during daytime and 25 Moroccan Dirhams/ 2.5€ during nighttime.
How do I get from Marrakech airport to the train station?
You can take a petit taxi from the airport to the train station. It should cost around 100dh (if you haggle effectively).
How much is a taxi from Marrakech airport to Gueliz?
The fastest way to get from Marrakech Airport (RAK) to Gueliz is to Private Transfer which takes 9 min and costs MAD 95 – MAD 220.
Is there Uber in Marrakech?
Ride-hailing services, such as Uber and Lyft, are not available in Marrakech, but travelers have access to two types of taxis: petits taxis and grands taxis.
Can I drink the water in Marrakech?
The tap water in Marrakesh, Morocco, is chlorinated. It is perfectly safe to drink. Locals use tap water daily. However, they recommend drinking bottled water for tourists if they will only stay for a short period.
How many terminals does Marrakech airport have?
two passenger terminals
Marrakesh Menara Airport (RAK) is the main international gateway to Marrakesh in Morocco. – Marrakesh Airport has two passenger terminals. – RAK Airport is a focus city for Ryanair.
What currency is used in Marrakech?
The currency of Morocco is the dirham, which is broken down into 100 santimat. One pound is currently worth 12.42 Moroccan dirham. The dirham is a closed currency, which means it can only be bought once you arrive in Morocco.
Is it OK to wear shorts in Marrakech?
Shorts are very common in Morocco. Locals wear them all the time. As long as they are not tight, revealing or short in length, you can bring as many shorts as you want in any color or material. For women, the most asked question I get is if women should wear headscarves or cover their hair and face.
Are taxis safe in Marrakech?
Generally speaking, yes, it’s safe to take a Marrakech taxi. However, drivers are known to operate a few scams when they know an inexperienced tourist is in their cab.
What is considered rude in Morocco?
Gestures. If you need to beckon someone, don’t use your index finger to motion a person over, as this is considered very rude in Moroccan culture. Instead, place your palm downward and sweep the hand toward yourself.
What should I avoid in Morocco?
Things That Tourists Should Never Do in Morocco, Ever
- Disrespect Islam.
- Disrespect the monarchy.
- Use your left hand to eat with.
- Walk around in beachwear (away from the beach)
- Expect everyone to speak English.
- Limit your stay to Marrakech.
- Expect Casablanca to be like the movie.
- Think fez hats come from the city of Fez.