Fes–Saïss Airport

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Saïss Airport
Fes-Saïss Airport
مطار فاس سايس الدولي
Fes-Saiss Airport.JPG


FEZ is located in Morocco
Location of airport in Morocco
Airport type Public
Operator ONDA
Serves Fes, Morocco
Elevation AMSL 1,900 ft / 579 m
Coordinates 33°55′38″N 004°58′41″W / 33.92722°N 4.97806°W / 33.92722; -4.97806
Direction Length Surface
m ft
09/27 3,200 12,000 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Saïss Airport or Fes–Saïss Airport (Arabic: مطار فاس سايس الدولي‎) (IATA: FEZICAO: GMFF) is an airport serving Fes,[1] the capital city of the Fès-Boulemane region in Morocco.

The airport handled nearly 500,000 passengers in 2008.[3]


The airport is at an elevation of 1,900 feet (579 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 09/27 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,200 by 45 metres (10,499 ft × 148 ft).[1]



  • Passengers: 743,018 (+40.00%)


  • Aircraft Movements: 4,796 (+10.48%)
  • Passengers: 409,260 (+22.56%)
  • Cargo (tons): 555.39 (+38.72%)


  • Aircraft movements: 4,341
  • Passengers: 333,929
  • Cargo (tons): 400.38

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Arabia Maroc Montpellier
Corendon Dutch Airlines Seasonal: Amsterdam
Jetairfly[6] Charleroi
Royal Air Maroc Paris-Orly
Royal Air Maroc Express Casablanca
Ryanair Barcelona, Beauvais, Bergamo, Charleroi, Dole, Eindhoven, Hahn, London-Stansted, Madrid, Marseille, Nantes, Nimes, Pisa, Rome-Ciampino, Saint-Étienne, Weeze
Transavia France Seasonal: Paris-Orly[7]
Vueling Barcelona

Connection to City[edit]

The airport Fez Saiss located about 13 km from the city center of Fez.


The bus (number 16) offers regular trips between the airport and the bus and train stations of Fes. Ticket costs 4 dirhams. The trip is taking 40 mins from the airport to the central train station.


The taxis waiting right at the exit of the passenger terminal. Prices towards the city vary, but often cost more than 150 dirhams.

List of the prices


  1. ^ a b c Airport information for GMFF from DAFIF (updated 25 April 2011)
  2. ^ Airport information for FEZ at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ a b "ONDA PDF-Document 2007–2008" (PDF). ONDA. 
  4. ^ Passenger statistics for December 2010 with year-totals 2009 and 2010, visited 25 April 2011
  5. ^ "ONDA PDF-Document" (PDF). ONDA. 
  6. ^ "Jetairfly Flight Plan". Jetairfly. 
  7. ^ Transavia France begin new seasonal service to Fes from July 2015

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