Tunis Carthage International Airport is a key airline hub for holidaymakers headed for Tunisia's sunny Mediterranean beaches. The airport is named after the ancient Phoenician city of Carthage, which is now just a suburb of Tunis.
This unpretentious and clean airport is just four and a half
miles (7km) from central Tunis and handles over four million
passengers annually. Tunis Carthage Airport has a number of great
restaurants offering delicious local cuisine.
The airport is situated four miles (7km) from Tunis.
Getting to the city
The airport is well served by public buses and yellow taxis. Taxis to the city centre should cost around 5 dinars.
GMT +1 (GMT +2 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).
Tel: +216 (0)1 755 000.
Car rental companies represented at the airport include Budget, Hertz, Avis and Sixt.
Taxis are available at the airport and cost around 5 dinars to the city centre. There are extra charges for luggage and travelling after 9pm.
Facilities at the airport include a post office, bank, bureau de change, ATM, restaurants, cafeterias, bars, VIP lounge, duty-free shop, first aid, gift shop, travel agent and tourist help desk.
Short- and long-term parking is available at the airport.
Airlines offering flights to Tunis Carthage International Airport include Turkish Airlines, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Tunisair, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, KLM, Delta, Emirates, British Airways, Egyptair, Air Europa, Alitalia and Air France.
Free wifi is available at the Lindo Café and wifi within the terminals can be accessed for a fee.
The airport has four VIP lounges equipped with wifi, telephone and fax facilities.
Tunis-Carthage Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.