Getting there & away
There are several grand-taxi ranks dotted around town. Taxis for Meknès (US$1.60) and Rabat (US$6.30) leave from in front of the main bus station (outside Bab el-Mahrouk) and from near the train station.
The train station (035 930333) is located in the Ville Nouvelle, a 10-minute walk northwest of Pl Florence. Trains depart every two hours between 7am and 5pm to Casablanca (US$11, 4½ hours), via Rabat (US$8, 3½ hours) and Meknès (US$2, one hour), plus there are two overnight trains. Five trains go to Marrakesh (US$20, eight hours) and one goes to Tangier (US$11, five hours).