Malaga Airport is located close to Spain’s Costa del Sol, southwest of Malaga and northeast of places like Torremolinos and Fuengirola. The beautiful Granada (Alhambra) is also accessible from the airport. Malaga Airport has two runways and is the fourth busiest airport in Spain, after Madrid, Barcelona and Mallorca.
Where is Malaga Airport situated?
The airport is situated southwest of the city. By car, you can reach Malaga Airport via the MA-20 and MA-21 roads. Moreover, the A-7 motorway is nearby.
How many terminals does Malaga Airport have?
The airport has three terminals, the older terminals T1, T2 and the new terminal T3. Terminal 1 (check-in desks 1 to 112) is no longer used for passenger flights, Terminal 2 also known as Pablo Ruiz Picasso Terminal (check-in desks 201 to 265) is still open. Terminal 3 (check-in desks 301 to 386) was officially opened in 2010 and nowadays the largest and most important terminal at Malaga Airport. Ryanair and easyJet use Terminal 2 and have an information desk there. If the number of passengers continues to grow, Terminal 1 will be reopened.
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The distance from Malaga Airport to the centre of Malaga is 10 kilometres. By car, it takes 15 minutes to get to the centre of Malaga.
From AGP Airport to Malaga City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Malaga Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Malaga Airport you can travel by train and bus. Visit the Malaga Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Malaga Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Malaga Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Malaga is about € 23.-. Book your taxi at Malaga Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From AGP Airport to Malaga City centre by Taxi
At Malaga Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Sixt, Europcar, Hertz 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 Malaga Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Malaga Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- TUI Airways
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Malaga
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Malaga 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!
Caminito del Rey: 3-Hour Guided Canyon Walking Tour
Traverse the incredible Caminito del Rey on this guided tour, following a spectacular route of footbridges suspended 105 meters above the ground. Enjoy the surrounding nature and incredible views as you walk the path inaugurated by King Alfonso XIII.
Málaga: Half-Day Excursion to the Caminito del Rey
Journey along the incredible walkway of the Caminito del Rey on a spectacular route of vertiginous footbridges reaching 105 meters in height. Marvel at the steep walls of a narrow gorge in El Chorro, and take in the breathtaking landscape along the way.
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