Sleeping in Airports

Tangier Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Tangier Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

Staff is really friendly and even if you don’t speak arabic, it’s not a problem, as they do speak also english and french. – habiba

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Tangier Ibn Battouta Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small single-terminal international airport with clean facilities and limited shopping and dining options.
  • Plenty of power outlets for mobile charging.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class passengers can pay to enter the airport’s first class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • According to one traveller, there are no sleep-friendly seats, so people sleep under the chairs or sitting up in a seat.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

Passes  Pearl Lounge – Location: Airside, Ground Floor, next to the departure gates. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Tangier Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Ibis Tangier Free Zone Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available upon request, 150 MAD each way. » Check Rates
  • Free Zone Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Tangier Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Tanger Airport for 3 hours. You will need to enter your email address to connect.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

ATMs / Cash Machines – unknown

Banking Services – Barid Bank, Banque Populaire and BMCE Bank operate banking services out of the Terminal 2, Landside.

Currency Exchange – Available in the public hall of terminal 2 with the following companies: BMCE Bank, Banque Popularie, Barid Bank and Global Exchange.

Disabled Services – Services include dedicated parking spaces, ramps and elevators.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty free is available in Terminal 2, airside. Most shops are located airside in Terminal 2, but there is one handicraft store located landside in Terminal 2.

Food & Drink – At the time of writing, no 24-hour options are available. There are two restaurant/cafes located landside in the public hall of terminal 2, and one in the airside area of terminal 2.

Luggage Carts – Available.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Postal Services – Drop off your last minute postcards at the airport’s mailbox. Barid Bank provides postal services. Location: Terminal 2, Landside.

Medical Services – If you require medical attention, emergency medical services are available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Prayer Room – A prayer room is available. Location: unknown.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – There is a rumour that showers can be found airside. Unfortunately, we do not have a confirmation or additional information.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours. (according to a reviewer)


As of February 2018, Tangier airport is served by the following airlines: Royal Air Maroc • Iberia • Vueling • Ryanair • Jetairfly • Air Arabia • Corendon • Germanwings • Air Portugalia.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available from the public hall in terminal 2, through the following companies: Locasom • Starc Hertz • Marloc (Europcar) • Scal Avis • Dbilij Car • Air Car • France Car • E-Booking • Location Auto.


Taxis are available outside the airport 24 hours a day.

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.