This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Policy, visit this page.

Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such as Orbitz or Expedia, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 11pm Eastern Time within one day of booking. However, if you’re using The Platinum Card® from American Express, you’ll need to book directly with the airline or through the Amex Travel portal to get 5x MR points. Remember: Fares may disappear quickly, so book right away and take advantage of Orbitz or Expedia’s courtesy cancellation if you’re unable to get the time away from work or family.

Flights from all over the US to Morocco are on sale. You can fly from Washington D.C. (IAD), New York (JFK), Boston (BOS), Chicago (ORD), Miami (MIA), Detroit (DTW), Minneapolis (MSP), Seattle (SEA), Los Angeles (LAX), Atlanta (ATL) and likely other cities to Casablanca (CMN) or Marrakesh (RAK) from $499 round-trip. Keep in mind that some of the flights listed below have two stops on the journey to Morocco, as well as one some having a daylong layover (which could actually add an extra destination to your trip).

While you’re in Morocco, try and book a stay at an authentic Moroccan riad, one of the world’s most unique accommodations.  If you’re looking to do some exploring, check out Get Your Guide for a list of the best activities in Marrakech.

To search, head to Google Flights and enter your origin and destination cities. Scroll through the calendar function to find dates and prices that work for you. Finally, click through to book directly with the airline or through an OTA like Priceline or Expedia.

Airlines: Delta, Air France, Royal Air Maroc, KLM
Routes: MIA/IAD/ORD/JFK/BOS/ATL/DTW/MSP/SEA/LAX and likely more to CMN/RAK
Cost: $499+ round-trip in economy
Travel Dates: January 2019 – May 2019
Pay With: The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on airfare booked directly with the airline), Citi Premier CardChase Sapphire Reserve, or Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on travel)
Booking Link: PricelineOrbitzExpedia or directly with the airline

Here are a few examples of what you can book:

Washington D.C. (IAD) to Casablanca (CMN) for $499 round-trip nonstop on Royal Air Maroc via Expedia:

Chicago (ORD) to Marrakesh (RAK) for $500 round-trip on Delta:

Seattle (SEA) to Casablanca (CMN) for $523 round-trip on Delta:

New York (JFK) to Marrakesh (RAK) for $529 round-trip on Air France:

Miami (MIA) to Marrakesh (RAK) for $530 round-trip on Delta:

Boston (BOS) to Casablanca (CMN) for $534 round-trip on Delta:

Atlanta (ATL) to Casablanca (CMN) for $534 round-trip on Air France:

Miami (MIA) to Marrakesh (RAK) for $542 round-trip on KLM:

New York (JFK) to Marrakesh (RAK) for $590 round-trip nonstop on Royal Air Maroc:

Maximize Your Purchase

Don’t forget to use a credit card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on flights booked directly with airlines or American Express Travel), Chase Sapphire ReserveCiti Premier, or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on all travel purchases). Check out this post for more on maximizing airfare purchases.

H/T: Thrifty Traveler

Featured image courtesy of Live Like It’s the Weekend.

Know before you go.

News and deals straight to your inbox every day.

2018 TPG Award Winner: Mid-Tier Card of the Year
Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card



CARD HIGHLIGHTS: 2X points on all travel and dining, points transferrable to over a dozen travel partners

*Bonus value is an estimated value calculated by TPG and not the card issuer. View our latest valuations here.

Apply Now
More Things to Know
  • Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
  • 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 60,000 points are worth $750 toward travel
Intro APR on Purchases
Regular APR
18.24% - 25.24% Variable
Annual Fee
Balance Transfer Fee
Either $5 or 5% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
Recommended Credit

Editorial Disclaimer: Opinions expressed here are the author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, airlines or hotel chain, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities.

Disclaimer: The responses below are not provided or commissioned by the bank advertiser. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser’s responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.