Key to the City

Distance as the crow flies: 1897 km
Jet lag:
- 2 hour in summer
- 1 hour in winter

Airport :
- Marrakech Menara International Airport (RAK)



Valid passport or identity card.

Time & Climate

If the summers are particularly hot, in the spring heat is nice and vegetation is lush. Fall still offers warm days and during mild winter, the snowy peaks of the Atlas Mountains offer spectacular views.


The currency is the Moroccan dirham (DH)
Bills: 20, 50, 100 and 200 DH
Coins: DH 0.10, DH 0.20, DH 0.50, 1, 2, 5 and 10 DH


  • Country Code = 212
  • City Code = 524
    • Call from Marrakech to France: 00 212 (or +212) followed by the destination number without the initial 0 = 9 digits (1 00 00 00 00).
    • Call from France to Marrakech: 00 212 (or +212) followed by the destination number at 9 digits without the 0.
    • Call within the city of Marrakech: dial the 9 digits (3 digits of the city code + the 6 digits of the corresponding number)


Standard 220 V at a frequency of 50 Hz

Reach downtown from the airport

  • International Airport Marrakech Menara (RAK)
    at 20 feet (6 km) from downtown


    Alsa, the transportation concession from Marrakech ensures rotation every hour from the airport to downtown (major hotels, center of the new city Guéliz and terminus near Jemaâ el-Fna square.


    The numerous taxi drivers stationed outside the terminal often come to the customers often come in the airport lobby. Before assistance, ask the announcement of a fixed rate to the destination selected.

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