How to get to Rabat

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Rabat–Salé Airport is an international airport located in the city of Salé, serving as well its sister town Rabat. This airport is located about 8 kilometres (5 mi) east-northeast of Rabat and about 90 km (56 mi) northeast of Casablanca. If you choose to land on Rabat-Sale Airport, you have two options for getting to downtown city of Rabat. The first option is the bus shuttle from Rabat-Sale AIRPORT to city center near Rabat-Ville train station (cost just 20 MAD eq. to 2 USD). The second option is to take a taxi. There is a sign inside the airport, just before the exit, that gives approximate prices for different destinations (Rabat, Salé, etc.). It will cost you 200 to 250 MAD to get to downtown Rabat by taxi.
Travelers arriving at the Casablanca International Airport (Mohamed V International Airport) will be able to board a train that will transport them directly to Rabat or to Casablanca. Trains leave the airport at hourly intervals and a ticket from the airport to the Rabat Ville Train Station will cost travelers around 80 dirhams ($8 us, Price subject to change). Travelers should be attentive when requesting a ticket or when disembarking the train, as Rabat has two train stations, namely the Rabat Agdal Station and the Rabat Ville Station. The Rabat Ville Station is the main train station in Rabat and passengers should ensure that they have reached the correct station.