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About Carthage Airport

Carthage Airport is an airport operating internationally in Tunisia. The airport was named as Carthage, which is a historical city and had been a colonial area of several countries for a long time. In 2010, approximately 5 million passengers visited Carthage Airport, which can be reached only by bus and taxi from the city center. The construction of the airport dates back to 1920, when Compagnie Aéronavale, the first base of Tunisia for maritime aircrafts, was built on the Lake of Tunisia. 

Getting to the City Center from Carthage Airport

Domestic and international flights are arranged at Carthage Airport in the capital Tunis, which bears the same name as Tunisia. Although there are not many accommodation centers to stay around Carthage Airport, which is nearly 7 kilometers away from the city center, many transportation options are available in order to get to other parts of the city. You will not have difficulty traveling to and from Carthage Airport in Tunis, where you can travel by many different means of transportation. The services offered at Carthage Airport, which is located in an area that has a view of desert and sea, are well-planned to meet as many needs as the passengers may need.

There are different means of transportation that you can prefer to reach the center of the capital city, which is only 7 kilometers away from Carthage Airport. In addition to taxis, you can choose from buses and trains if you prefer to travel by public transportation, as well as you can rent a car to reach the city center.

Taxi

You can reach the city center safely in a very short time by the taxis you can take from Carthage Airport. Taxi is one of the fastest options you can prefer. You can get a taxi at the airport once you get off the plane, or you can also book a taxi privately by paying online through the taxi company's website in advance. If you want to make a fast, safe and comfortable journey, you can easily get to every point of the city by taking a taxi.

Bus

SNT buses leave every 30 minutes from Carthage Airport and you can easily get to the center of the capital city by bus. In addition to the SNT buses, which are an economical transportation alternative, the more expensive and luxurious TUT buses also travel to the city center every 15 minutes. You can easily get to the city center from the airport by choosing from these buses.

Train

There is no direct train service at Carthage Airport; however, if you want to travel by train, you should firstly get to the train station that is 5 kilometers away by bus or taxi. Once you arrive at the train station, you can travel to many parts of the city by train.

Rent a car

As another option, you can get to the city center by renting a car from the offices of car rental companies in the arrival hall of Carthage Airport. Avis, Budget, Hertz and Sixt are some of the car rental companies you can rent a car at the airport. You can enjoy pleasant moments seeing the flamboyant life of Tunis while traveling by car you can rent with or without a driver.

Last Updated: 02 May 2017
Getting to Carthage Airport from the City Center

There are various transportation options to reach Carthage Airport from Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia. In addition to taxis, buses, trains and car rental option, it is also possible to get to the airport by car thanks to the parking area at the airport.

Taxi

Taxi option is among the fastest transportation options you can prefer to reach Carthage Airport from the city center. You can easily get to Carthage Airport thanks to taxis, which are more costly than other transportation option yet at the same time the safest, fastest and the most comfortable alternative.

Bus

It is also very easy to get to Carthage Airport by the buses you can take from the bus stops or bus stations in the city center. You can travel in a more economical way thanks to buses that are more affordable compared to the trains. You can also choose from various buses that are offered as cheap and luxurious buses.

Train

There is no direct train service to Carthage Airport from the railway stations in Tunis; however, you have the opportunity to reach the airport by taking a taxi or bus after you get off the train. You can get on the trains, which are a fast means of transportation, from the city's train stations or the stops.

Rent a car

Another way to get to Carthage Airport is to rent a car. You can rent any model car from the companies that offer car rental services in the city center and then you can reach Carthage Airport after a pleasant and comfortable journey.  Once you arrive at the airport, you can deliver the rental car to the offices at the airport and then catch your flight easily.

Airport Information

Carthage Airport is located 7 kilometers away from the city center of Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia that has a coast on the Mediterranean Sea in the Africa continent. Muslims live in Tunisia, an Arabic Islamic country and many tourists are welcome each year. Carthage Airport, the most important airport in Tunisia, attracts many tourists thanks to its proximity to many historical cities and the desert and sea view it has.

Carthage Airport, designed with modern facilities, offers many services for its passengers. There are many services available ranging from VIP lounges to conference and meeting rooms, from fax, computer, and telephone services to bank ATMs, and from a post office to cafés, restaurants and shopping stores and so you can enjoy your time at the airport.

Located in the back and front of the airport, the restaurants and cafés have many options for snacks, fast food and local dishes for all passengers. In addition, you can also enjoy your time doing shopping at a large number of stores where you can buy a wide range of products at the airport if you need anything.

Last Updated: 02 May 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

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When you search for flights to Carthage Airport, Wingie directly gathers and compares the instant data of all airlines with flights from the airports you can depart from. For the date you are looking for, you can see all the flights arriving at Carthage Airport together and you can choose the most suitable flight.

Which are the alternative airports to Carthage Airport?

You can use Enfidha Hammamet Intl. Airport as an alternative to Carthage Airport.

Which airlines fly to Carthage Airport?

Saudi Arabian Airlines, Tunisair, Nouvelair, Air Algerie, ITA - Italia Trasporto Aereo, Egyptair, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Emirates, Royal Jordanian fly to Carthage Airport.

Which airlines have direct flights from which cities to Carthage Airport?

Qatar Airways, Tunisair, Royal Air Maroc, Nouvelair, Egyptair, Saudi Arabian Airlines organizes direct flights from the cities of Doha, Jeddah, Casablanca, Istanbul, Nouakchott, Cairo, Lyon, Abidjan to Carthage Airport.

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