How to get from Casablanca Airport to Marrakech
Marrakech is located around 130 km away from Casablanca Mohammed V (CMN) airport and there are two different transfer options to make the journey, by taxi or by train. Taking a Casablanca airport taxi is the fastest option! The journey takes only 180 minutes and costs around 114€ (1,240 MAD) during the day and 172€ (1,860 MAD) at night. The cheaper option is to take the train. Trains leave to Marrakech every 10 minutes, tickets cost 12€ (130 MAD) one-way and the journey will take approximately 220 minutes.
Comparison of the options
| OPTION|| PRICE|| DURATION|| AVAILABILITY|
| Train || €24|| 220min|| 04:25–21:35|
| Taxi || €114|| 180min|| 24/7|
How to get from Casablanca Airport to Marrakech by train
If you're travelling on a budget, then taking the train from Casablanca Mohammed V (CMN) airport to Marrakesh is a great transfer option for you. Tickets cost just 12€ (130 MAD) one-way and the journey takes around 220 minutes.
Bear in mind that you will need to take one train to Casa Voyageurs in Casablanca city and then transfer to another train to Marrakech.
How much is the train from Casablanca Airport to Marrakech?
The ONCF train from Casablanca (CMN) airport to Marrakech costs just 12€ (130 MAD) for a one-way ticket. Tickets can not be purchased online or in advance, they must be bought from the ticket booth or automatic ticket machines located in Casablanca airport train station during the day of the travel.
There's a waiting time of up to 150 minutes.
ONCF trains are available from 04:25am to 21:35pm.
Where do I get it from?
The ONCF train to Marrakech can be found in the underground train station at Casablanca airport. Follow the signs from the baggage claim area to the train station, then head down the escalators to level -1.
Although taking the train from Casablanca airport to Marrakech is the cheapest transfer option, there could be a waiting time of up to 150 minutes and you will need to make a change on the trains in Casa Voyageurs which can be complicated with luggage.
If you're arriving late at night, there's an IBIS Budget Hotel located next door to the Casa Voyageurs train station in the city of Casablanca, so you can rest there before beginning your onward journey to Marrakech.
You can purchase your ticket from Casablanca airport to Casa Voyageurs and your ticket from Casa Voyageurs to Marrakech at the same time avoiding extra queues.
There are coffee shops and cafes in Casa Voyageurs train station that can help you pass your time while waiting for your connection train.
How to get from Casablanca airport to Marrakech by taxi
Taking a Casablanca airport taxi from (CMN) airport to Marrakech may be a more pricey transfer option, but it's also the most convenient. The journey will take no more than 180 minutes in light traffic and will cost around 114€ (1240 MAD) during the day and 172€ (1,860 MAD) at night.
Taxi fare from Casablanca airport to Marrakech
Taxis from Casablanca Mohammed V (CMN) airport to Marrakech aren't charged at a flat rate, instead, the fee is calculated using a taximeter. The total cost of the journey will depend on your exact destination in Marrakech but will be approximately 114€ (1240 MAD) during the day and 172€ (1,860 MAD) from 20:00 pm to 05:00 am.
The journey to Marrakech from Casablanca (CMN) airport is a fairly long one, so what better way to spend it than in a comfortable, private, airconditioned Casablanca airport taxi that will drop you off directly at your destination's door?
As you leave Casablanca airport, many taxi companies will offer you rides. Try to avoid these companies and head outside to the official white Casablanca airport taxis, to avoid hidden fees and high prices.
There are two types of taxis at Casablanca airport, grand, which are shared and operate like a small bus, and petit, the regular private taxis.
Tipping your driver isn't obligatory, but it's a highly appreciated act in Morocco.