Agadir

This modern city is Morocco’s most popular spot for a beach break, with vibrant night life and designer shopping.

Overview

Approximate flight time: 3 hours & 30 mins (total distance 232 miles)

Airlines that fly direct: Ryanair 

No. of Airports in Belfast: Agadir Al-Massira International Airport (AGA)

Seasons: High = June - August; Low = November - February 

Currency: Moroccan Dirham 

Departing from Birmingham Airport

Birmingham is Britain’s second city, so it’s no wonder that the city’s airport is so well equipped. Easy to get to and filled with a fantastic selection of shops and restaurants, you’re sure to enjoy the time before your flight.

Birmingham Airport is very accessible by various modes of transportation. If you’re driving to the airport, you’ll find a choice of car parks, which are all easily accessible from the terminal by foot or via the free shuttle bus. Book a carpark space online in advance and save up to 70%.

If you prefer to take public transport, you will find bus services running directly to the airport and Birmingham International Airport train station. The free Air-Rail link from the station takes you straight into the terminal in less than five minutes.

Packing to go abroad can seem a laborious task and you’re bound to forget something you need for your trip. But not to worry, our selection of shops will cater for any forgotten item.

Last minute health and beauty essentials can be found at Boots, and InMotion will have any electricals you may have missed. If you need to buy a present for someone at the other end, your best bet is World Duty Free for luxury brands at discount prices. There are also beauty and fashion stores to browse before your flight.

Enjoy a delicious meal at one of our cafés, bars or restaurants. Everyone’s favourite Wetherspoon has your much-loved ales and wines, as well as soft drinks and a great food menu. Try one of the burgers at Factory Bar and Kitchen or if you want to grab something a little lighter, or there’s a handful of coffee shops for that much-needed caffeine hit, and even a Burger King.

To find out about our other services, head to our terminal facilities page.

Average temperature in Agadir

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Arriving at Agadir Al-Massira International Airport (AGA)

Agadir Al-Massira International Airport (AGA) is located 25 kilometres from the Agadir city centre. The airport can also be easily reached from Taroudant, ai it’s on the highway that connects the two cities.

There are local bus services, taxis and car rental available from the airport too.

Save time and pre-book your transfers with HolidayTaxis. 

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Agadir Fortress, Kasbah

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Colourful tagine plates in a local market in Agadir, Morocco

What to expect in Agadir

Agadir’s Blue Flag beach is a must visit, with a clear, sandy shoreline, it’s perfect for swimming and surfing.

There are plenty of restaurants and cafes to tempt your taste buds and if you’re looking for some ancient history, visit the Kasbah. The hillside pink and terracotta walls of the old fort were built in order to protect the city and provide the most amazing views.

Culture in Agadir

After the ancient medina was destroyed by an earthquake in the 1960’s, the city was rebuilt preserving its traditional heritage while undergoing a modern makeover.

Many of the new buildings give a nod to the to the city’s past. You’ll find mesmerising Arabic architecture, an array of ornate mosques as well as scores of fascinating museums and art galleries.

The medina of agadir in Morocco. Old city

The medina of agadir in Morocco. Old city

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