|Popular in||July||High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||October||Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop|
|Average price||1,610﷼||Average for round-trip flights in October 2021|
|Round-trip from||2,959﷼||From Doha Hamad Intl to Rabat Sale|
|One-way from||36﷼||One-way flight from Doha Hamad Intl (DOH) to Rabat Sale (RBA)|
Flights from the United Kingdom to Rabat-Salé airport, Morocco range anywhere from 5h and 25m to over 24h, depending on the departure city and the number of stops.
There are no direct flights from the United Kingdom to Salé, Morocco. However, travellers can get one-stop flights from London, Birmingham, Walesby, Galway, and Edinburgh.
From Rabat-Salé Airport, visitors can travel to the city centre by way of bus, taxi or tram. While taking a taxi is the fastest option, it is the most expensive. Buses are cheaper than taxis and are scheduled to leave 1h after each arrival flight. Going to downtown Salé by tram only takes about 15m, and trams run every 8-10m, making it a very speedy and convenient option.
Salé sits on the bank of the Bou Regreg River and is known for being an old pirate town, its breathtaking architecture and creative locals who make and sell their wares. For visitors who love museums and all things history, there are a couple to explore while in Salé. El Borge is a true, still-standing piece of history full of fascinating facts and old architecture. And from El Borge, visitors get a fantastic view of the Seamen’s Cemetery. Another museum is the Belghazi Museum, known for its Moroccan artefacts, jewellery, religious texts, and friendly guides.
As for landmarks and must-see sights, the Complexe Artisanal Oulja is an area of the city reserved for various artisans to sell their wares. Here, you can buy a handmade souvenir, or just watch as locals make gorgeous pieces of pottery and other goods. For adventurers and nature-lovers, Salé offers the beautiful Bouregreg Marina. Here, you can experience great views, watch boats come in and even dine while gazing at the water.
And for families, the Rokya Aquaparc is a great place to stay cool, take a dip and have some fun. At this family-friendly water park, there are pools of various sizes, a waterfall, and even restaurants so you may spend the whole day splashing around. There’s also Magic Park, a carnival-like amusement park that sits on the banks of the Bou Regreg and offers picturesque views of the Rabat castle. It offers tons of rides, booths and carnival snacks kids love.
Yes, travellers flying from the United Kingdom to Salé do need a valid passport that does not expire during the duration of their stay. However, British nationals do not need a visa to enter the country of Morocco as long as their visit is for tourism only and have space in their passports for a Moroccan stamp. Travellers can stay in Morocco for up to three months if they’re a tourist. It’s important to receive an entry stamp, as Moroccan officials must see it in order for tourists to leave the country.
For a flight to Rabat, you will be flying into Sale. Rabat Sale (RBA) is just 8.1 km from the centre of the city.