Photo, 2006 Terry Whalebone
OFFICIAL SITE: www.aena.es/es/aeropuerto-malaga/index.html
The international airport Malaga Costa del Sol is one of the main and busiest airports in the Iberian peninsula, well connected, even through low cost companies, with all of Europe. It is located only 8 kilometers southwest of the city and has three Terminals. It is the most important airport in Andalucia, as well as one of the busiest, behind only Barcelona, Madrid and Palma de Mallorca. Air traffic that increases dramatically close to the summer.
Here is the list of the main companies that make direct connections from / to Malaga Costa Del Sol:
Aer Lingus: Cork, Dublin. Seasonal flights: Belfast-City, Shannon.
Aeroflot: Moscow-Sheremetyevo B
Air Europa: Madrid, Paris-CDG ,, Tenerife North. Seasonal flights: Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Palma de Mallorca, Salamanca, Valencia, Valladolid.
Air Transat: Montréal-Trudeau.
AlbaStar, seasonal: Catania, Milan-Malpensa.
Alitalia: Rome-Fiumicino D
Blue Air: Bucharest, Turin.
British Airways: London-Gatwick. Seasonal flights: London-Heathrow, London-Stansted, Manchester.
Brussels Airlines: Brussels.
Bulgaria Air: Sofia.
Condor: Frankfurt, Munich.
Delta Air Lines, seasonal: New York-JFK.
EasyJet: Amsterdam, Basel / Mulhouse, Belfast-International, Berlin-SchönefeldBristol, Geneva, Glasgow, Liverpool, London-Gatwick, London-Luton, London-Southend, London-Stansted, Manchester, Milan-Malpensa, Newcastle.
Europe Airpost, seasonal: Brest, Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Metz / Nancy, Paris-CDG, Toulouse.
flybe: Doncaster / Sheffield, Exeter, Norwich, Southampton
Germanwings: Stuttgart, Düsseldorf (seasonal).
Iberia: Madrid, Melilla, Valencia. Seasonal flights: Ibiza, Nice, Vigo.
Jet2.com: Birmingham, East Midlands, Leeds / Bradford, London-Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle. Seasonal flights: Belfast-International, Edinburgh, Glasgow.
Lufthansa: Frankfurt, Munich.
Monarch Airlines: Birmingham, Leeds / Bradford, London-Gatwick, London-Luton, Manchester.
Norwegian Air Shuttle: Aalborg, Hamburg, Bergen, Birmingham, Cologne / Bonn, Copenhagen, Düsseldorf, Edinburgh, Gothenburg-Landvetter, Gran Canaria, Helsinki, London-Gatwick, Manchester, Munich, Oslo / Gardermoen, Sandefjord / Torp, Stavanger, Stockholm-Arlanda, Tenerife -Sud, Trondheim, Warsaw-Chopin.
Primera Air: Aalborg, Copenhagen.
Royal Air: Maroc Casablanca. Seasonal flights: Agadir.
Ryanair: Aberdeen, Hamburg, Amsterdam, Belfast, Bergamo, Berlin-Schönefeld, Billund, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Brussels, Charleroi, Cologne / Bonn, Copenhagen, Cork, Krakow, Dublin, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Eindhoven, Frankfurt, Goteborg-Landvetter , Hahn, Leeds / Bradford, Liverpool, London-Stansted, Manchester, Memmingen, Newcastle, Paris-Beauvais, Prestwick, Rome-Ciampino, Rome-Fiumicino, Sandefjord, Santiago de Compostela, Shannon, Stockholm-Skavsta, Warsaw-Modlin, Weeze . Seasonal flights: Barcelona, Bologna, Bratislava, Bremen, Dortmund, Glasgow, Haugesund, Ibiza, Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden, Marseille, Nuremberg, Palma de Mallorca, Santander, Tampere, Treviso, Västerås, Wrocław.
S7 Airlines: Moscoa-Domodedovo.
Scandinavian Airlines: Bergen, Copenhagen, Oslo / Gardermoen, Stavanger, Stockholm-Arlanda. Seasonal flights: Aarhus, Kristiansand.
SmartWings: Prague. Seasonal flights: Bratislava.
SunExpress Deutschland: Hannover.
Swiss: Geneva, Zurich.
TAP Portugal: Lisbon.
Thomas Cook Airlines: Brussels, Manchester.
Thomson Airways: Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Doncaster / Sheffield, East Midlands, Edinburgh, London-Gatwick, Manchester, Newcastle. Seasonal flights: Belfast-International, Dublin, Glasgow, London-Luton.
Transavia: Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Paris-CDG, Rotterdam.
TUIfly: Antwerp, Brussels, Charleroi, Liège, Ostend / Bruges. Seasonal flights: Bordeaux, Hanover.
Turkish Airlines: Ataturk.
Volotea, seasonal: Asturias, Bordeaux, Nantes, Palermo, Toulouse, Venice.
Vueling: Hamburg, Amsterdam, Asturias, Barcelona, Bilbao, Birmingham Bordeaux, Brussels, Cardiff, Copenhagen, Gran Canaria, Marseille, Monaco, Paris-Orly, Rome-Fiumicino, Santiago de Compostela, Tenerife-North, Zurich. Seasonal flights: Fuerteventura, Ibiza, Lyon, Menorca, Milan-Malpensa, Moscow-Domodedovo.Nantes, Tenerife-South, Toulouse.
Wizz Air: Bucharest, Budapest, Cluj-Napoca.
Photo, 2014 m00036
The bus Line A Express Airport, we recommend, is the express bus line that connects the airport with the center in 15 minutes without making stops. The bus takes you to the airport terminal T3 arrivals, ground floor and arrives at the bus terminal of Malaga. The ticket can be purchased directly on the bus, only in cash, at the cost of 3,00 € per person, and allows free transport of luggage.
Alternatively, you can use the cheapest one Intercity Bus - Line M-135 Málaga-Santa Amalia, which connects the airport with Alhaurín de la Torre, Málaga e Santa Amalia.
The line is active every day, from Malaga from Monday to Saturday from 07: 00 to 20: 30 (frequency every 3 hours) and Sunday from 09: 00 to 15: 00 (every 3 hours); from Santa Amalia, from Monday to Saturday, every hour from 07: 00 to 22: 00 and Sunday, every 3 hours, from 07: 30 to 13: 30. The single ticket costs 1,65 €.
The C1 line of the RENFE suburban trains, connects the airport T3 Terminal with the Center of Malaga, the Estácion de Ferrocaril Maria Zambrano and several locations on the Costa del Sol: Torremolinos, Benalmádena e Fuengirola. Tickets starting from 1,60 € up to 2,60 € depending on the distance.
Malaga Costa del Sol Airport is well connected to many destinations. On the ground floor of the T3 Arrivals Terminal, the long distance buses of the company ALSA are stationed, providing direct connections with Granada, Motril and Seville.
For Pomegranate, it takes about 2 hours and a half. There is a direct route from the airport to Granada; the ticket costs 13,72 €. Alternatively, there is the mixed path, which makes several stops (Vilanueva, Salinas, Cuesta de la Palma and others); the ticket costs 11,73 €.
For Almería it takes from 03 hours and 30 minutes to 4 hours, depending on the route. The ticket for direct route, faster, costs € 21,96; the less rapid route, instead, costs 18,76 €.
For Cordoba it takes about 03 hours and a half. The unique route passes through numerous towns to which Lucena, Montilla and Montemayor. The ticket costs 15,08 €. Also Seville it can be reached by ALSA buses, exclusively with direct travel. The bus takes just over 3 hours to reach the city. The stop is at Plaza de Armas. The ticket costs 18,57 €
For info, timetables and reservations, consult the official website from this link.