Getting there & away
There are regular departures during the day from the station beside Hôtel Agadir on blvd Ghezlaoui Abdeslam to Oran (DA150, five hours), Sidi Bel Abbes (DA80, two hours) and towns en route to Algiers (DA600, 12 hours). Safar Mabrouk Coaches runs an express service to Algiers leaving at 6pm (DA700, 10 hours).
Aeroport Messali el-Hadj is 21km out of town, near the village of Zenata. Air Algérie (043 264518; www.airalgerie.dz; rue du Docteur Damardji Tedjini) flies direct from Tlemcen to Algiers (from DA4558, one hour).