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Melilla airport (MLN)

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Melilla Airport, opened on July 31, 1969, serves the city of the same name that belongs to Spain, located on the Mediterranean Sea, at the northern end of Africa. Its privileged location makes it the entry door to the African continent. It basically operates with domestic flights.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm in the winter and from 5:50 am to 6:30 pm in the summer.
Airlines: Air Europa (Tel +34 911 401 501), Air Nostrum (Tel +34 901 111 500), Hélity (Tel +34 856 590 146).
Annual passenger traffic: 350,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +34 902 404 704 / 913 211 000. E-mail: Passenger care office in the Arrivals Hall.


The airport is situated 3 km (1.8 miles) to the southwest of the city centre.

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Car rental companies

OK Rent a Car (Tel +34 902 360 636) has a counter in the Arrivals area. It operates from 8:00 am to 6:30 pm.


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What services does Melilla airport (MLN) facilities include

The airport has a postbox, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- There are coffee shops in the Departures Hall and the public area, in addition to vending machines.
Shopping- Multi-store in the public area selling Moroccan goods, food, press, apparel, footwear.
Baggage- Enquiries about lost luggage should be directed to the counter of the appropriate airline.
Other Services- Travel agency.


Accommodation near Melilla airport (MLN)

Due to the airport's proximity to the city centre, you can find several accommodations in the surroundings, among them:

Hotel Nacional Melilla (2 km/1.2 miles)
TRYP Melilla Puerto Hotel (2.1 km/1.3 miles)
Hotel Anfora (2.2 km/1.4 miles)
Hotel Rusadir (2.2 km/1.4 miles)
Parador de Melilla (2.5 km/1.6 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Taxi - Metered cabs available outside the Arrivals Hall. The minimum service from the airport has a fare of €4.00, and it is €7.00 to the Beni-Enzar Border. The service is more expensive at night (from 10:00 pm to 7:00 am), on the weekends and holidays. Travel time to the city centre is around 10 minutes. More information: Tel +34 952 683 621 / 623.


Parking services at Melilla airport (MLN)

The car park is located a few meters away from the main building, which can be accessed in 1 minute, and has security staff. More information: Tel +34 952 698 693. Fees and reservations


Services for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should inform their airline or travel agency about their particular needs in advance. The airline crew will escort unaccompanied minors from the check-in process until their destination.