How to reach Marrakesh
- By air
Marrakech-Menara International Airport (RAK) is among the busiest airports in Morocco, coming in right behind Casablanca’s Mohammed V International Airport with roughly 3 million passengers processed each year. The facility is attractive and modern with cafes and duty-free shops.
The airport is situated 4 miles (6km) south-west of Marrakech and is approximately a 15min ride in a taxi to the Kenzi Farah hotel.
Marrakech can be reached by many direct flights from most important European cities.
There are also many daily direct flights to Mohamed V International Airport in Casablanca from North America (Montreal, New York) and Asia. The flight from Casablanca to Marrakesh is about 45 min. A connection pool is already available between the Moroccan company Royal Air Maroc and many others companies. Marrakesh is about 4 hours by train from Mohamed V International airport.
For more information please visit: www.marrakech.airport-authority.com/
To rich Marrakesh you have every two hours train from Casablanca. The railway station of Marrakesh is located in 10 min walking distance from the ICFPAM’2015 conference venue (Kenzi Farah Hotel) as you can see from the picture below. Moeover Marrakesh can be reached from the most domestic rail destinations (Casablanca, Casablanca Airport, Rabat, Tangier, Meknes, Fez, Oujda)
For more details (but only in French) about time schedule of Train in Morocco please visit the below website of ONCF:
- By Bus
You have many bus companies operating in Morocco which deserve Marrakech from other cities.
The recommended bus companies are CTM (www.ctm.ma) and Supratours (http://www.oncf.ma/PrixEtReservation/Pages/BilletsAutocars.aspx).