Gran Canaria Airport
Gran Canaria Airport is the largest and busiest airport in the Canary Islands. The archipelago consists of thirteen islands, Gran Canaria is one of the seven largest islands. The capital of the island is Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, not to be confused with the island of La Palma.
Where is Gran Canaria Airport situated?
Gran Canaria Airport is located on the east coast, south of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Telde, parallel to the Autopista GC-1.
How many terminals does Gran Canaria Airport have?
The airport terminal is divided into four zones, Zone A for flights to and from the Canary Islands, Zone B and Zone C for flights within the European Union and Zone D for other international flights. There are two Arrivals halls at Gran Canaria Airport, Arrivals 1 in the north of the terminal for flights from Spain, Arrivals 2 in the south of the terminal for flights from other countries.
The distance from Gran Canaria Airport to the centre of Las Palmas is 21 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Las Palmas.
From LPA Airport to Las Palmas City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Gran Canaria Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Gran Canaria Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Gran Canaria Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Gran Canaria Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Las Palmas is about € 30.-. Book your taxi at Gran Canaria Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From LPA Airport to Las Palmas City centre by Taxi
At Gran Canaria Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Europcar, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Gran Canaria Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Gran Canaria Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Binter Canarias
- TUI Airways
- TUI fly Deutschland
Hotels near the airport
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Rickaty Lodge Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Hostel, Gran Canaria Airport, Gran Canaria, Spain, Las Puntillas
With a bar and a shared lounge, Rickaty Lodge Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Hostel, Gran Canaria Airport, Gran Canaria, Spain offers free WiFi and is set in Las Puntillas, 1.4 km from Playa del Burrero.
Hotels in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Gran Canaria Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Gran Canaria: Half-Day Luxury Catamaran Cruise with Food
Soak up the sun and cool off in the refreshing blue waters off the coast of Gran Canaria on this luxury half-day catamaran cruise. Enjoy the facilities of the boat while you sail, including comfortable Balinese beds and a premium gastronomic menu.
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