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Valencia Airport

General information

Valencia Airport in Manises is located west of the city, the beaches are located east of the city. The airport has one runway and one terminal. The city centre of Valencia is accessible by metro, bus and taxi.


Where is Valencia Airport situated?

Valencia Airport is situated west of Valencia. The quickest way to reach the airport is via the A-3 motorway (Autovia del Este) and V-11 road. When you arrive from the north or south of Spain, it is better to choose for the A-7 or AP-7 motorway, so you avoid the bustle of the city.

How many terminals does Valencia Airport have?

The airport has one well-organized terminal, the Arrivals hall is on the ground floor (Floor 0), the Departures hall is located on the first floor (Floor 1).  In the Departures hall you will find check-in desks 1 to 42 on the right, check-in desks 43 to 63 on the left and the security check (control de seguridad) in the middle. After the security check you will reach gates 1 to 22 via “zona comercial”. Valencia Airport metro station is located below the terminal on level -1, accessible by escalator, stairs and elevator.

Buy your ticket for Oceanogràfic aquarium and City of Arts and Sciences (Príncipe Felipe museum and Hemisfèric cinema/planetarium) before departure.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Valencia 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
Alicante Airport 134km
Ibiza Airport 173km
Región de Murcia Airport 196km



The distance from Valencia Airport to the centre of Valencia is 10 kilometres. By car, it takes 15 minutes to get to the centre of Valencia.

From VLC Airport to Valencia City centre by Car
10 km
15 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Valencia Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Valencia Airport you can travel by metro. Visit the Valencia Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Valencia Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Valencia is about € 25.-. Book your taxi at Valencia Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From VLC Airport to Valencia City centre by Taxi
10 km
15 min
€ 25.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Valencia Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Enterprise, National (Enterprise Holdings), Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Sixt, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) 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

Valencia 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 Valencia Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Valencia 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 Valencia 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 Valencia Airport?

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

  • Ryanair
  • Vueling
  • Iberia
  • Air Europa
  • easyJet


Hotels near the airport

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


Port Azafata Valencia, Manises

The Hotel Port Azafata is located just 500 meters from Valencia Airport and offers free transportation to the airport, an outdoor pool, gym, sauna and great restaurant services led by our Cel & Mar Restaurant.


Ibis Budget Valencia Aeropuerto, Manises

Located next to Valencia Airport, the Ibis Bugdet Valencia Aeropuerto is just 200 metres from Rosas Metro Station. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi and flat-screen satellite TV.


AZZ Valencia Congress Hotel & Spa, Paterna

Valencia Congress Hotel&Spa is situated in Parque Empresarial Táctica in Paterna, 7 km from Valencia. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar, the spa as well as the restaurant and the gardens.

Hotels in Valencia

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


Melia Plaza Valencia, Valencia

Melia Plaza Valencia is set in a classical building overlooking Valencia’s main square. It offers free Wi-Fi and features a gym, sauna and rooftop sun terrace with a whirlpool.


The River Hostel, Valencia

Centrally located next to Turia Gardens, The River Hostel is 5 minutes’ walk from Valencia Cathedral and Alameda Metro Station, which has direct airport trains. There is 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi, free parking nearby and free luggage room.


SH Valencia Palace, Valencia

Located in front of the Palau de la Música in Valencia, this elegant hotel features a rooftop swimming pool and sun terrace. It offers spacious rooms with a classic design and free Wi-Fi.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Valencia 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!


Valencia: 24, 48, or 72-Hour Valencia Tourist Card

The Valencia Tourist Card is your key to the city with 24, 48, or 72 hours of excellent discounts, free travel, and entrance to museums. Eat in restaurants, shop, take a tour–and get great savings all at once! The card is easy and quick to use.


Valencia Bike Tour

Take a guided bike tour through vibrant Valencia. Feel the sea breeze as you visit the Turia Gardens and cycle past monuments, universities, and bridges on your way to the modern part of the city.

Tour & transport

Valencia: 24 or 48-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Bus Ticket

Explore Valencia in the easiest way, with 24- and 48-hour, hop-on hop-off tickets available to see the sights at your leisure. Through the audio guide provided, learn about the landmarks of the city on 17 stops


  6 reviews

Have you visited Valencia Airport lately? So far, 6 airport passengers have written an airport review about Valencia Airport. This airport has an average score of 1 out of 5. Provide other airport travellers with essential airport information and tell us about your airport experience.

Latest airport reviews

3 months ago

Worst airport in Europe so far. No place to sit. Food choices bad. A total sweatbox with no AC cooling. Valencia, get your shit together, pronto.

8 months ago

Small airports are often convenient, however if you have to wait, have a delay, there is no good place to sit. You can have only small bites before the check in. You can’t leave your bagage to go to Valencia, so shitty place.

1 year ago

Very very bad, in the evening all eateries close because of corona, can't get anything warm. Seats also minimal, you have to walk far for a seat.

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