Marrakech Menara Airport is the main connection between Morocco, Europe and the Middle East. Low-cost flights have transformed travel to this most exotic of North African cities. There are few sights more thrilling than the famous Djemma-el-Fna market in central Marrakech, which is just a short bus or taxi ride from the airport. The city’s deserved reputation as an exciting short break destination means flights are available at any time of year. Marrakech airport is also useful with those who wish to travel on to the popular Morocco beach resort of Essaouira.
Marrakech is surprisingly well served from the UK, with charter airline Thomson supplementing low-cost fares with EasyJet and Ryanair. EasyJet currently offer flights from Manchester, Gatwick and Stansted. Ryanair fly from Luton and Stansted.
You should also find well-priced charter flights with Thomson. Most of these flights are seasonal, operating in November and December or the summer season between May and October. Recent years have seen Thomson departures from Gatwick, Manchester and Birmingham.
Intense competition on the route also means reasonable fares with British Airways from London Gatwick.
Find live flight information at http://marrakech.airport-authority.com/