Granada - Jaén airport (GRX)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport, opened on June 15, 1972, is an important airstation in Andalusia, Spain. It operates with some national and international destinations within Europe.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 6:00 am to 10:15 pm in the winter and from 5:00 am to 9:15 pm in the summer.
Annual passenger traffic: 1.1 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +34 902 404 704 / 913 211 000. E-mail: [email protected] Information counter in the Departures Hall. Tourist office in the Arrivals area (Tel +34 958 245 269).


The airport is located 17 km (10.5 miles) to the west of the city of Granada and 106 km (62.5 miles) south from Jaén.

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What services does Granada airport (GRX) facilities include

The airport has ATMs, mailbox, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access. Meeting rooms are available in the Departures area.

Food and Drinks- There is a coffee shop and a bar in the Departures Hall.
Shopping- Duty-free store in the boarding zone.
Baggage- The lost and found office is situated in the Arrivals Hall (Tel +34 958 245 249; e-mail: [email protected]).
Other Services- Children's playground, first aid clinic, travel agency.


Accommodation near Granada airport (GRX)

No hotels are found inside the enclosure, but there are several options nearby.

Hotel Marinetto (0.3 km/0.2 miles)
El Soto de Roma (2.1 km/1.3 miles)
BS Capitulaciones (4.9 km/3 miles)
Casa del Trigo (5.5 km/3.4 miles)
Pensión Reina Josefina (5.8 km/3.6 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - Consorcio de Transporte Metropolitano (Tel +34 955 038 665) operates line 245 between the airport and downtown Granada from 6:00 am to 11:30 pm, with intermediate stops at Plaza de Europa, the bus station, Francisco Pradilla, Catedral and Palacio de Congresos. The entire journey takes approximately 45 minutes and tickets have a cost of €3.00. Buses leave from in front of the terminal after the arrival of every flight. More information

Taxi - Cabs from Taxis Aeropuerto de Granada-Jaén (Tel +34 622 354 756) are available outside the terminal building. Trips during night hours (from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am), on the weekends and holidays have a higher cost. The journey to Granada city centre has a fare of €25.00-27.00 and takes around 30 minutes.


Car rental agencies

Avis/Budget (Tel +34 958 446 455 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:45 am to 11:30 pm, Saturdays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Sundays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and from 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm) and OK Rent a Car (Tel +34 902 360 636 - 7:30 am to 10:00 pm) have counters in the Arrivals Hall.


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Parking services at Granada airport (GRX)

A few meters away from the terminal there is a parking lot with covered spaces, for short and long stays, and security staff. Rates and reservations


Facilities for passengers with special needs

There are ramps, elevators, adapted toilets and designated parking spaces. Passengers requiring special assistance should inform their airline about their needs in advance. An escort service is offered for children between 5 and 12 years old travelling alone.

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Latest updates: February 04, 2019