Gran Canaria airport (LPA)

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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.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Airlines: Aer Lingus, AirBaltic, Air Europa, Air Nostrum, Alba Star, ASL Airlines, Atlantic Airways, Austrian Airlines, Azur Air, Binter Canarias, Blue Air, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Canaryfly, Condor, Corendon Airlines, Danish Air Transport, EasyJet, Edelweiss Air, Enter Air, Eurowings, Evelop Airlines, Finnair, Germania, Iberia, Iberia Express, Icelandair, Jet Time,, Lufthansa, Luxair, Mauritania Airlines, Naysa, Neos, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Novair, Primera Air, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines, SATA Internacional, Serair, Small Planet Airlines, SmartLynx Airlines, SmartWings, Sundair, SunExpress, TAP Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Transavia, Travel Service, TUIfly, Volotea, Vueling, WOW Air.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 13.1 million passengers went through it during 2017.
Tel: +34 902 404 704 / 913 211 000. There is an information desk on the first floor (Tel +34 928 579 094 / 095). 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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Counters located in the National and International Arrivals Halls.

AutoReisen (Tel +34 922 262 202 - 7:00 am to 0:30 am)
Avis/Budget (Tel +34 928 092 313 - 7:00 am to 1:00 am)
CICAR (Tel +34 928 579 378 / 737 030 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Europcar/Interrent (Tel +34 928 574 292 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Goldcar (Tel +34 965 233 183 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Hertz/Thrifty (Tel +34 928 579 577 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +34 928 737 082 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
TopCar (Tel +34 928 574 744 / 579 159 / 737 015 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)


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The airport has currency exchange bureaus (5:30 am to 10:30 pm), ATMs, post office, internet kiosks and Wi-Fi access with no charge. A conference room is available on the second floor of the terminal. The 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, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - €25.40).

Food and Drinks- Restaurants and fast food outlets on the Departures level, bars and cafés on levels 0, 1 and 2. Caffé Ritazza, on the first floor, is 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 +34 800 1260 0086). Lost and found office on the second floor.
Other Services- Children's play areas, prayer room, first aid clinic, travel agencies, lottery.


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 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.