Transportation to and from Fez-Saïss Airport
What is the distance from Fez-Saïss Airport to the centre of Fez and Meknes?
The distance from Fez-Saïss Airport to the entrance gate (Bab Bou Jeloud / Blue Gate) of the Medina of Fez (Fez el-Bali) is 17 kilometres / 10.6 miles. Travel time by car is approximately 35 minutes. The distance to Meknes is 74 kilometres / 46 miles, you have to take into account a travel time of at least one hour.
From FEZ Airport to Fez City centre by Car
Bus to Fez and Meknes
Bus line 16 runs every hour from the airport to the city from early in the morning until 19:00 hours in the evening. After leaving the terminal, you will find the bus stop on your right-hand side. The final destination is Fez railway station (Gare de Fès) in the modern part of the city. The price of a bus ticket is only 4.00 MAD per person per ride, travel time is about 40 minutes. Once arrived at the train station it is still 3.5 kilometres to the Medina of Fez (Fez el-Bali). From the airport, you can also use a “petit taxi” to get to the old town of Fez, the price is approximately 15.00 MAD.
From the railway station in Fez, you can take the train to Meknes. The train ride from the station to Meknes is about 30 minutes. A train ticket costs 22.00 MAD in the 2nd class and 32.00 MAD in the 1st class. The train departs once every hour from and to Meknes. Please consult website ONCF for more information.
Fes: Private Hiking Experience Along the Zalagh Hillside
Take a break from the heat of the city and explore the Berber countryside. Hike along the Zalagh hillside with a qualified private guide. Soak up incredible views over Fez's medina and the Rif mountains, and replenish your energy with an included picnic.
Fez: Guided Fez, Meknes, and Volibulis Tour
On this private full-day tour, discover two of Morocco's oldest impressive sites, both UNESCO attractions. You'll visit the well-preserved Moroccan imperial city of Meknes, known as Versailles of the time, before wandering the Roman ruins at Volubilis.
Tours and transport
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