La Palma Airport

General information

The Canary Islands are comprised of 7 large and 6 small islands. La Palma is one of the larger islands together with Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, La Gomera and El Hierro. The island of La Palma is particularly popular by nature lovers. There are almost no sandy beaches on this island, so if you are looking for those, you may want to consider one of the other islands.


Where is La Palma Airport situated?

La Palma Airport is located on the east side of the island and close to the capital city, Santa Cruz de la Palma.

How many terminals does La Palma Airport have?

The new terminal which was opened in 2011, is quite modern and spacious.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from La Palma Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Spain.

Airport Distance
Tenerife South Airport 132km
Tenerife North Airport 139km



The distance from La Palma Airport to the centre of Santa Cruz de La Palma is 9 kilometres. By car, it takes 15 minutes to get to the centre of Santa Cruz de La Palma.

From SPC Airport to Santa Cruz de La Palma City centre by Car
9 km
15 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from La Palma Airport by public transport. Visit the La Palma Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from La Palma Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Santa Cruz de La Palma is about € 15.-. Book your taxi at La Palma Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From SPC Airport to Santa Cruz de La Palma City centre by Taxi
9 km
15 min
€ 15.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At La Palma Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Hertz, Avis, Budget 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.

Airport parking

La Palma Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at La Palma Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at La Palma Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at La Palma Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to La Palma Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at La Palma Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Binter Canarias
  • Norwegian
  • TUI Airways
  • Condor


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near La Palma Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


H10 Taburiente Playa, Breña Baja

Hotel Taburiente Playa is 300 metres from Los Carcajos Beach, on La Palma’s east coast. It offers 3 outdoor pools and free parking, as well as a sauna and tennis courts.


Hacienda San Jorge, Breña Baja

Hotel Hacienda San Jorge offers free WiFi throughout, a sauna, a gym and a large seawater swimming pool. There is direct access to Los Cancajos Beach. The resort has a buffet restaurant with amazing sea views.


Pension La Cubana, Santa Cruz de la Palma

Pension La Cubana is in the pedestrian area of the old town centre of Santa Cruz de La Palma. It is a 10 minute walk to the beach and the hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

Hotels in Santa Cruz de La Palma

Looking for the best hotels in Santa Cruz de La Palma? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


El Hotelito 27, Santa Cruz de la Palma

El Hotelito 27 has a shared lounge, water sports facilities, a tennis court and terrace in Santa Cruz de la Palma. The accommodation features a concierge service, and luggage storage for guests.


Hotel Castillete, Santa Cruz de la Palma

Offering studios with views of the Atlantic Ocean, Hotel Castillete is set on Santa Cruz de la Palma’s oceanfront avenue. It features a snack bar, terrace and free Wi-Fi.


Residencial LaMar, Santa Cruz de la Palma

Residencial LaMar features accommodation in Santa Cruz de la Palma with unique views of the mountain and ocean throughout the residences.. Both residences come with a terrace, free WiFi and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels in the living room.

Things to do

It is possible to book tours in the city and near La Palma 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!


Santa Cruz de La Palma: 4-Hour Coastline Cruise with Tapas

Enjoy an unforgettable 4-hour boat trip around the stunning coastline of Santa Cruz de La Palma and soak up the beauty of the island from the sea. During the trip you can also swim and snorkel in the refreshing waters, or simply relax on deck.

Tour & transport

La Palma: E-Bike Half-Day Tour for Cruise Ship Guests

If you want to take in as much of la Isla Bonita as possible in a short time, join this guided 6-hour guided e-bike tour that takes you through the varied highlights of the center of the island.


Massage Therapy - Santa Cruz la Laguna

You experience the healing power of touch and maintain good health. Benefits of massage: enhanced circulation, detoxification, stress reduction, rehabilitation of sore muscles. Facials restore optimum skin health and hydration.


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