Gran Canaria airport (LPA)

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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Gran Canaria Airport, opened on April 7, 1930, is one of the busiest in Spain. It operates with several important destinations in Europe and Africa.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 13.6 million passengers went through it during 2018.
Tel: +34 913 211 000. E-mail: [email protected] There is an information desk on the first floor. In the baggage reclaim area there is a tourist office (Tel +34 928 579 504).


The airport is situated 18 km (11 miles) to the south of the city of Las Palmas.

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What services does Gran Canaria airport (LPA) facilities include

The airport has currency exchange bureaus (5:30 am to 10:30 pm), ATMs, post office, plugs for electric devices and Wi-Fi access with no charge. A conference room is available on the second floor of the terminal. The Sala Galdós lounge is situated on the second floor of zone C and opens from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm, with a maximum stay of 4 hours; it provides a children's area, terrace, catering, newspapers, TV, computers, Wi-Fi, air conditioning (access with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - €29.85).

Food and Drinks- Restaurants and fast food outlets on the Departures level, bars and cafés on levels 0 and 1. Caffé Ritazza and Leon, on the first floor, are open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- There are numerous options, among them duty-free shops in the Departures and Arrivals areas, supermarket, sweets, jewellery, toys, clothing and accessories, souvenirs, newspapers and magazines, cosmetics.
Baggage- Luggage wrapping machines in the check-in area (Tel +34 717 708 531). Lost and found office on the second floor (e-mail: [email protected]).
Other Services- Children's play areas, prayer room, first aid clinic, travel agencies, lottery, nursing room, pharmacy.


Car rental agencies

Counters located in the National and International Arrivals Halls.

AutoReisen (Tel +34 678 314 396 - 7:00 am to 2:00 am)
Avis/Budget (Tel +34 928 092 330 - 7:00 am to 1:00 am)
CICAR (Tel +34 928 822 900 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +34 911 505 000 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Goldcar (Tel +34 918 344 064 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Hertz/Thrifty (Tel +34 928 579 577 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
InterRent (Tel +34 918 340 262 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +34 902 491 616 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
TopCar (Tel +34 928 579 159 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)


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Parking services at Gran Canaria airport (LPA)

Short- and long-term areas. Rates and reservations

P1 - Three-storey facility situated opposite the terminal, with covered spaces and direct pedestrian access.
P2 - Car park reserved for long stays, with covered and outdoor spaces, located 4 minutes away from the main building and with pedestrian access.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include ramps, elevators and designated parking spaces. Passengers requiring special assistance are advised to contact their airline or travel agency in advance. Unaccompanied minors will be escorted from the check-in process until their arrival to their destination.

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Latest updates: May 05, 2020