El Hierro airport (VDE)

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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El Hierro Airport, opened on December 11, 1972, serves the island of the same name, situated in the Canary Islands. It operates with flights to and from Gran Canaria and Tenerife Norte.

Official Website: aena.es

Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Airlines: Binter Canarias (Tel +34 922 327 700), Canaryfly (Tel +34 928 018 500).

Annual passenger traffic: 270,000 passengers went through it in 2022.

Tel: +34 913 211 000. - FACEBOOK

Information desk in the check-in area and tourist office in the Arrivals Hall.


The airport is situated 3 km (2 miles) northeast from the city of Valverde, in the island of El Hierro.

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What services does El Hierro airport (VDE) facilities include

The airport has free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks

In the Arrivals Hall, there is a coffee shop.


There is a multi-store in the public area with perfumes, cosmetics, sweets, jewellery, apparel, tobacco, liquor.


The lost and found office is situated in the check-in area, on the ground floor (Tel +34 922 553 718).

Other Services

Children's play area, water fountains.

Accommodation near El Hierro airport (VDE)

Some of the closest accommodations to the enclosure are:

Hotel Boomerang (2.8 km/1.7 miles)
Hotel Villa El Mocanal (5.5 km/3.4 miles)
7 Calcosas (6.5 km/4 miles)
Casa Abuela Estebana (10.2 km/6.3 miles)
Hotel Puntagrande (10.5 km/6.5 miles)


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Car rental agencies

There are car rental counters from CICAR (Tel +34 902 244 444 / 928 822 900 / 922 551 539 - 8:00 am to 7:00 pm) and Plus Car (Tel +34 928 827 055 / 922 550 076 - according to flight schedules) on the ground floor of the terminal.


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Parking services at El Hierro airport (VDE)

The parking lot has covered spaces, is free and situated a few meters away from the terminal building, which can be accessed in a couple of minutes.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Reserved parking spaces. Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to arrange the proper services with their airline or travel agency at the moment of their reservation or at least 48 hours prior to their arrival. Unaccompanied minors between 5 and 12 years old will be escorted by the airline crew from check-in until their destination. Further information: Tel +34 913 211 000.

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Latest updates: February 19, 2023