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Commune and town
Vista Redeyef.jpg
Redeyef is located in Tunisia
Coordinates: 34°23′N 8°09′E / 34.38°N 8.15°E / 34.38; 8.15
Country  Tunisia
Governorate Gafsa
Population (2014)
 • Total 26,976
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)

Redeyef (Arabic: الرّدَيِّفAr Rudayyif) is a town and commune in the Gafsa Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a population of 26,143.[1] City industry is mainly based on mining.


Selja gorge railway.svg

Redeyef is Terminus of railway line Métlaoui-Redeyef. This line, used for transportation phosphates from mines, is famous because is runs through scenic selja gorges.

See also


  1. ^ (in French) Recensement de 2004 (Institut national de la statistique) Archived 2015-09-24 at the Wayback Machine.

Coordinates: 34°23′N 8°09′E / 34.383°N 8.150°E / 34.383; 8.150

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