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Find nonstop flights to Tunis, Tunisia

Tunis is the capital and largest city of Tunisia. The greater metropolitan area of Tunis, often referred to as «Grand Tunis», has about 2,700,000 inhabitants, making it the third-largest city in the Maghreb region and the sixteenth-largest in the Arab world.

Situated on a large Mediterranean Sea gulf, behind the Lake of Tunis and the port of La Goulette, the city extends along the coastal plain and the hills that surround it. At its core lies its ancient medina, a World Heritage Site. East of the medina through the Sea Gate begins the modern city, or Ville Nouvelle, traversed by the grand Avenue Habib Bourguiba, where the colonial-era buildings provide a clear contrast to smaller, older structures.

What you need to know before traveling to Tunis?

Tunis is the immense capital of Tunisia , located on the coast of North Africa. It is known for its centenary medina and the ruins of ancient Carthage north of the city. It is a very French-speaking city where Arabic remains the official language. The currency is the Tunisian dinar.

Which airlines fly to Tunis?

Going cheap to Tunis with a dry flight, however, requires a little dexterity and preparation. Nouvel Air and Tunisair , the Tunisian companies and Alitalia are also very present on the market. Air Méditerranée offers attractive last minute rates.

What are the main airports in Tunis?

Tunis flights land at Tunis-Carthage International Airport (TUN), located just 8 km northeast of the city center.

How to reach downtown Tunis from the airport?

There is only 8 km between Tunis Airport and Tunis. Most travelers benefit from a quick and inexpensive taxi ride: around € 2 for 6 minutes. Otherwise, line 35 of the bus takes about 30 minutes for less than € 1.

When to book your flight to Tunis?

Tunis has the distinction of often being cheaper at the last minute for dry flights, except during periods of Tunisian and French school holidays. For air tickets to Tunis on regular airlines, it is best to book about three months before your departure to buy a cheaper air ticket.

What is the best season to travel to Tunis?

The best months for a good weather to visit Tunis are between March and December. On average, the warmest months in Tunis are July and August, and the coldest months are January, February and March.

Is a visa required to travel to Tunis?

Visa is not required for EU nationals. A simple identity card is enough.

What to do in Tunis?

The charm of Tunis is above all due to its historic heart: its beautiful medina and its numerous souks and alleys which become entangled around the central core that is the Es Zitouna Mosque. Outside the historic center, many visits are worth the trip.

  • National Bardo Museum : it is the most important architectural museum in the Maghreb. The objects it contains (statues, sculptures, etc.) are among the most beautiful in the world.
  • Es Zitouna Mosque : you will recognize the «olive mosque» thanks to its 44 meter high Almohad style minaret and its ancient columns from Carthage.
  • Carthage site : located about fifteen km from Tunis, the ancient city of Carthage still has magnificent remains, the thermal baths of Antonin for example
  • Walk to Sidi-bou-Saïd : one of the most beautiful examples of Arab and Andalusian architecture, 20 km from Tunis.

Accommodation in Porto

Accommodation in Tunis is not a problem, as there are many cheap hotels in Tunis . However, be wary of the number of stars displayed that can be inflated. The major hotels are located around avenue Jean Jaurès, between La Goullette and République. Many hotels also near the train station and the cathedral.

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