Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport Guide (CMN)

Airport info
Code: CMN
Address:
Office National des Aéroports, Casa-Oasis, BP 8101 Casablanca, Morocco
Location:

Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport is located 30km (19 miles) south of Casablanca.

No. of terminals: 3 Dialling code: +212
Telephone:
0522 539 040.
Timezone: GMT ++00:00

Morocco’s busiest airport and one of the key air transport hubs for North Africa, Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport serves the country’s largest city, Casablanca. Our guide to the airport includes information on airport facilities, public transportation and nearby accommodation options.

Information

Airport information desks are located in Terminals 1, 2 and 3. Tourist information is also available in Arrivals.

Website
www.onda.ma/onda/an
Driving directions

From the centre of Casablanca, take the A7 motorway towards Marrakech. From northeast Casablanca, take the N9 route towards Settat. The airport is signposted.

Public Transport

Public transport rail

Rail: A train service (tel: 0890 203040; www.oncf.ma) operates from the airport arrivals area to Casablanca’s port and the city centre (journey time: 45 minutes). This is by far the easy and most comfortable way of travelling into the city. From Casablanca there are intercity connections to numerous major centres.

Public transport road

Taxi: Taxis are available outside Arrivals, 24-hours a day. Make sure you agree a fare before getting in the cab.

Terminal facilities

Money

Banks with bureau de change facilities and ATMs can be found in Terminals 1 and 2. Passengers are advised to change their leftover dirhams before going through security as there is nowhere to exchange money in Departures. Technically the Moroccan dirham is a closed currency, which means it can't be traded outside the country.

Communication

There is a post office in Terminal 1. Wi-Fi connections are available in Terminals 1 and 2 and telephones can be found throughout the airport.

Food

The restaurants and cafés at Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport are concentrated in Terminals 1 and 2. Options range from sit-down restaurants serving local fare to a pizzeria in Terminal 1.

Shopping

There are shops in all terminals selling a range of goods, from Moroccan arts and crafts to electronics and fashion items. Duty-free outlets can be found in all three terminals, although cigarettes and alcohol cannot be paid for in dirhams, only euros.

Other

Other facilities at Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport include a 24-hour medical centre, pharmacy, children’s play areas and a prayer room.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

Fax, photocopy and internet facilities are available in the small business centre in the main hall at Terminal 1. There are no conference facilities at Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport but the nearby Atlas Airport Hotel (www.hotelsatlas.com) houses meeting space.

Disabled facilities

Lifts and ramps provide easy access to most parts of the airport. Wheelchair transportation can be provided between the aeroplane and the terminal buildings – passengers requiring wheelchairs and special assistance should inform their airline prior to travel. Car parking spaces are dedicated to disabled passengers in the on-site car parks.

Car parking

The main car park has 1,600 spaces and a further car park provides 880 spaces, both of which are opposite the terminals and offer short- and long-term rates.

Car rental

Car hire companies at Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport include: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National, Sixt and Thrifty, as well as several local operators.

Hotels

There are two hotels located near Casablanca Airport - most of the international standard hotels are located in the city itself.


Atlas Sky Airport

Located within the airport site, Atlas Sky Airport is a four-star hotel with an outdoor swimming pool, meeting facilities and spa. There is a free breakfast buffet, free parking, free Wi-Fi and an on-site restaurant serving Moroccan cuisine.

Mohammed V International Airport, Nouasser, Casablanca, Morocco

Located next door to the Atlas Sky Hotel, Relax offers affordable air-conditioned rooms, an outdoor swimming pool and on-site dining. Guests get a complimentary buffet breakfast, free Wi-fi and use of a sun terrace. Shuttle buses to the airport run every 30 minutes.

Mohammed V International Airport, Nouasser, Casablanca, Morocco
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