Want to discover one of Morocco’s most popular destinations? Go to the one that owes its nickname of “Red City” to the colour of its walls, attracting every year businessmen and tourists, but also numerous people who want to change their lives. AEROAFFAIRES offers you the opportunity to fly to Marrakesh in a private jet, booking your flight right now, and at the best price.
With more than 4 million passengers per year, Marrakesh Ménara Airport is the second busiest airport in the country after Casablanca. AEROAFFAFAIRES explains you everything you need to know about this airport.
AEROAFFAIRES was founded in 1991. Since our creation, we have accompanied nearly 95,000 travellers and chartered 20,000 private aircrafts around the world. All our private jets are certified for Public Transport to ensure your safety.
Light air taxi for one to four people, helicopter, commercial plane for a group of VIPs… our experts are available 24 hours a day to find you the most suitable one.
In addition, AEROAFFAIRES is committed to the planet. For each private jet rental, we indeed offset 100% of the CO2 emissions produced by supporting the preservation of South America’s primary forests through our SkyCO2 program.
Contact us 7/7 and 24 hours a day on +33 (0) 1 44 09 91 82 to book your private jet.
Location & access
The airport is located at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, only 5 kilometres from the city centre, or 10 minutes by car.
AEROAFFAIRES can of course book you a car with driver, who will be waiting for you upon your arrival at the airport. Mercedes S-Class, Viano or Limousine, we will put the vehicle you want at your disposal.
You can also land at the Marrakesh heliport, or reach another destination by helicopter. AEROAFFAIRES offers you a helicopter rental service in less than 2 hours.
Marrakesh Ménara Airport is an international airport open 24 hours a day.
Its coordinates are:
- Airport Code: GMMX /RAK
- Latitude: 31° 36′ 25″ N
- Longitude: 08° 02′ 11″ O
- Altitude: 468 m
- Runway length: 3100 m
Its 3100-metre asphalt runway can accommodate all types of private jets, from turboprops to light, medium and commercial private planes.
The airport also has a space entirely dedicated to business and private aviation: Heliconia Air Park. You will find there all the services you may need such as:
- VIP lounges;
- Meeting rooms and offices;
- Customs services.
History of Marrakesh Ménara Airport
Built in 1942, the airport was used as a base by the American army until 1947.
It was expanded in 2008 and 2016 to cope with the increase in traffic, and it is one of the first airports in North Africa to have premises dedicated to private aviation.
In September 2019, Marrakesh Ménara will host the third edition of the MEBBA Show Morocco, a prestigious international exhibition for business aviation professionals, which brings together, every year, many professions related to the sector.
AEROAFFAIRES recommends that you stay at the palace La Mamounia, located in the heart of the city.
If you want to enjoy tasty local dishes, we advise you to visit the Grande Table Marocaine, one of the best Moroccan gastronomic restaurants in the country.
The Majorelle garden and the Yves Saint Laurent museum are also among the most popular visits.
Finally, for total immersion in the old city, don’t forget to stroll around the souks of the medina, up to Jemaa El Fna Square, where shopkeepers and street artists meet all day long.