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Airports in Tunisia

Tunis-Carthage International Airport (TUN)

Overview

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.

Location

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.

Time

GMT +1 (GMT +2 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +216 (0)1 755 000.

see full airport guide


Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport (MIR)

Location

5 miles (8km) west of Monastir

Getting to the city

There is a light rail located in front of the airport with service to Monastir and Sousse every 30 minutes.

Time

GMT +1 (GMT +2 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+216 73 520 000

see full airport guide


Tunis-Carthage Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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