Malaga airport - Costa del Sol
Malaga airport - Costa del Sol is an international airport in the province of Malaga, the south of the Iberian Peninsula, it is the central airport for Costa del Sol in Spain. Malaga airport is the fourth busiest airport in Spain, after Madrid-Barajas Airport, Barcelona Airport and Palma de Mallorca Airport. This airport is of great importance for Spanish tourism as it serves Malaga and the whole Costa de Sol region. It is located 8km southwest of the city center. In 2017, the airport had flights to more than 60 countries worldwide and 18.6 million passengers. Two terminals were operational for a long time, with a third terminal now is open. The opening of a second runway took place in 2010.
The infrastructure of the Malaga airport
Until 1992, all guests took their flight on vacation via the oldest terminal T1. In November 1991, Málaga airport was extended by T2 "Pablo Ruiz Picasso" and finally in March 2010 by T3. Both have attached car parks and are home to numerous shops, bars, restaurants and other amenities. On Level 2 of Terminal T3 there is also a 2,000 square meter VIP area with entertainment and a separate jeweler. Behind the centrally located Security Check there is another zone with duty-free shops and other shops, catering facilities and an extensive waiting area. T3 also houses a covered area for public transport with separate access to taxis and buses as well as the train station.
Accessibility and Services for people with reduced mobility
Malaga airport is barrier-free. For passengers who need assistance, there is a free emergency service, which should be booked at least 48 hours before departure (Tel: + 34 902 40 47 04). At the airport, numerous meeting points are set up and there you can ask for assistance on spot.
Private Transfers to and from Malaga Airport
Although there are many public transportation options like train and Bus to and from the airport, thus, Malaga Airport offers convenient and affordable airport private transfers from and to the Airport. After exhausting hours in the plane, you will meet the driver on time with a signboard by your name, and have a comfortable ride to your final destination.
Malaga Airport Car Hire
Looking for car hire at Malaga Airport, Spain? There are eight car rental companies at Malaga airport. The offices are located on the ground floor of the arrival area in Terminal 3. To avoid waiting times, especially in the summer season, it is for your best to book the car rental service in advance.
Malaga Airport Contact Information
Address: Avenida Comandante García Morato s/n . 29004 Málaga, Andalucía, SPAI
Official Website: www.airport-malaga.com
Tel: +34 902 404 704 / +34 91 321 10 00