Royal Air Maroc to launch Manchester flights


According to Buying Business Travel, Moroccan airline Royal Air Maroc will start a new route between Manchester (UK) and Casablanca (Morocco) with three flights per week from 28 March.

The service, using Boeing 737-800 aircraft, will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, departing Manchester at 17h00 for arrival into Casablanca at 20h20. The inbound flight will leave Casablanca at 12h30 and arrive in Manchester at 16h00.

Royal Air Maroc already flies from both Heathrow and Gatwick to Casablanca.

The new UK route is among four new services being planned by Royal Air Maroc from late March. The airline also plans to fly between Casablanca and Porto (Portugal), Bilbao (Spain) and Naples (Italy). All of these routes will also operate three times per week.