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Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)

Full Airport Name

(Mauritius) Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport


Plaine Magnien, Mauritius

Airport Code


Country Code



603 6000


637 5306



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 4


The airport is amid abreast the coffer in the southeast of Mauritius, about 6km (4 miles) from Mahebourg. The capital, Port Louis, is amid about 40km (25 miles) northeast of the airport.

Driving Directions

Coming from Mahebourg, booty the M2 and chase signs for the airport afterwards about 6km (4 miles). Arriving from Port Louis, chase the M2 appear the southeast and chase signs for the airport afterwards about 40km (25 miles).

Car Parking

The airport has alfresco parking facilities. There are 567 parking spaces available. Fees alter according to the blazon of agent and are paid per 24-hour period.

Car Hire

Car appoint companies represented at the airport accommodate Avis, Budget, Hertz and National.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: Bus casework amid the airport and Port Louis run absolutely frequently (every 30-60 minutes) throughout the day.

Taxi: Taxis are attainable alfresco the terminal architecture at all times. About 60 taxis serve the airport.

Information and Help Desks

An advice board is amid centrally in the terminal building.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There are several ATMs alfresco the accession hall, and a bill barter account is attainable in the check-in anteroom in the departures area. There are coffer offices in both the arrivals and departures areas. A column appointment is amid alfresco the arrivals hall.

Eating and drinking: There are several places to eat and alcohol at the airport. A restaurant is amid in the arrivals area. A restaurant in the departures breadth offers both fast-food and a la carte menus. Added restaurants are attainable afterwards aegis for abandonment passengers.

Shopping: Two duty-free shops are attainable at the airport. One is amid in the abandonment lounge, and the added is amid in the accession lounge. They both action a advanced ambit of spirits, perfumes, tobacco, amber and more. Fabricated in Mauritius sells bounded articles like clothes and accessories, while A Taste of Paradise offers bounded spices and crafts. In accession there are newsagents attainable affairs books, magazines, cigarettes and basal biologic products.

Luggage: Enquiries about absent acreage or baggage should be fabricated at the advice desk, to the airline anxious or to the airport assignment administrator (tel: 603 6165).

Other facilities: In case of medical emergencies the airport assignment administrator should be contacted (tel: 603 6165) for assistance. A doctor is on alarm at the airport.

Conference and Business Facilities

Two VIP lounges are attainable at the airport. They action Internet admission and fax and archetype account as able-bodied as TVs, magazines and additionally showers.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport has toilets attainable to wheelchair users and parking spaces aloof for disabled people. For abetment at the airport travellers should acquaintance their airline afore travel.


There are no hotels at the airport. Shandrani Hotel is amid 6km (4 miles) from the airport. The Blue Lagoon Beach Hotel (tel: 631 9529/9867) and Preskil Beach Resort (tel: 604 1000) are both amid abreast Mahebourg, about 10km (6 miles) from the airport.