Gran Canaria Airport (LPA)

Tourist information and guide to Gran Canaria Airport (LPA), Canary Islands, Spain...


The International Airport in Gran Canaria is the Gran Canaria Airport (LPA)  (Phone: 902 404 704) situated in Telde, on the east coast of Gran Canaria.

There are many direct flights to Gran Canaria from many major cities of Europe and the world.

Flights between all islands except La Gomera is regular and flights from Spain to Gran Canaria is made by the companies Binter and Iberian Airways.

Gran Canaria Airport Information
Airport Code: LPA
Address: Autopista GC-1, 35230 Gran Canaria/Las Palmas
Telephone: 902 404 704
E-mail: lpainfo@aena.es

Gran Canaria airport is located about 25 km. from the main holiday resorts of the southern region of Gran Canaria and 18 km. from the capital city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Taxis cost about 24 Euros to the popular holiday resorts. Car hire is also another option for getting around the island. Many of those car hire agencies have offices at the airport offering cheap car hire in Gran Canaria.

Gran Canaria Airport has excellent operating conditions and is open all year round for 24 hours a day. The Tourist Board of Gran Canaria (Tel: 928 574 117) has a tourist information point at the airport and is located in the EU arrivals hall. Visitors may obtain maps and any tourist information there. There is also a post office located in the international arrivals hall. As for the transportation at the Gran Canaria airport and bus routes for Gran Canaria resorts; route 66 runs the south of the island; route 60 runs to the capital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, and route 5 links the airport with the Faro de Maspalomas and the capital Las Palmas

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