Granada airport (GRX)

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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.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 6:00 am to 10:15 pm.
Airlines: Air Nostrum, Air Europa, BA Cityflyer, EasyJet, Iberia, Vueling.
Annual passenger traffic: 900,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +34 902 404 704 / 913 211 000. 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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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 - 8:00 am to 11:00 pm) have counters in the Arrivals Hall.


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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).
Other Services- Children's playground, first aid clinic, travel agency.


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 Paseo del Violón, next to the Congress Palace, Gran Vía de Colón, Andalucía Av., the bus station and Plaza de Europa. The entire journey takes approximately 45 minutes and tickets have a cost of €2.90. Buses leave from in front of the terminal after the arrival of every flight. More information

Taxi - Cabs from Taxis Aeropuerto 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 €27.00-29.00 and takes around 30 minutes.


No hotels are found inside the enclosure, but there are several options nearby. Hotel BS Capitulaciones (Tel +34 958 513 360), Hotel Casa del Trigo (Tel +34 958 015 580), Hotel Camino de Granada (Tel +34 958 286 200), El Soto de Roma (Tel +34 744 470 024), Hotel Santa Fé (Tel +34 958 441 111), Hostal Apolo Trece (Tel +34 958 440 771), Pensión Reina Josefina (Tel +34 958 440 270), Alojamiento Rural Cortijo Torre Hueca (Tel +34 629 501 220), Las Yucas (Tel +34 958 438 878), Hotel Corona de Atarfe (Tel +34 958 436 589).


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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


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.