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Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport, opened on September 1, 1919, is one of the busiest in Spain and the oldest in the country. It operates with domestic and international flights to several destinations in Europe, Africa and Canada.
Official Website: aena.es
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals 2 (Pablo Ruiz Picasso) and 3, situated next to each other and connected internally. Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 19 million passengers went through it during 2018.
Tel: +34 913 211 000. E-mail: [email protected] There are information desks on the ground floor and the first level of Terminal 3. In the check-in area there is also a passenger care counter (Tel +34 952 048 837 / 851). Tourist offices in the Arrivals Hall (Tel +34 951 294 003 / 004).
The airport is located 8 km (5 miles) southwest from downtown Málaga.See Map
Car rental desks are located in the baggage reclaim area of Terminal 2.
Avis/Budget (Tel +34 902 109 384 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +34 911 505 000 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Firefly (Tel +34 952 244 942 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Goldcar (Tel +34 918 344 064 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +34 902 998 706 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
InterRent (Tel +34 918 340 262 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Record Go (Tel +34 670 020 827 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Sixt (Tel +34 902 491 616 - 7:00 am to 1:00 am)
The airport has currency exchange bureaus (7:00 am to 0:00 am), ATMs, mailbox, plugs for electric devices, router hire and Wi-Fi access free of charge. You can rent meeting rooms in terminals 2 and 3 and in the general aviation terminal. The Sala VIP lounge is located on floor 2 of Terminal 3 and opens from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm; the maximum stay is 4 hours and it provides catering, press, TV, computers, Wi-Fi, meeting room, air conditioning (access with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - €33.90).
Food and Drinks- Restaurants, bars, icecream stores, fast food outlets and coffee shops in terminals 2 and 3, especially in the latter. Upper Crust and Mum's Kitchen, in the Departures area, are open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- Duty-free shops on the first floor of Terminal 2 and levels 0 and 1 of Terminal 3. In addition, there are retailers selling sweets, sport goods, tobacco, jewellery, clothing and accessories, electronics, newspapers and magazines, gifts.
Baggage- Trolleys available in the car parks, the Departures level and the baggage reclaim halls. Porters from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm in the luggage recollection halls (Tel +34 653 444 747). Secure luggage wrapping in the check-in area, from 4:00 am to 10:30 pm. Left luggage service in the Arrivals area, from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm (Tel +34 653 444 747). The lost and found office is situated on the first floor of Terminal 3, behind counters 363-385, and operates around the clock (Tel +34 659 142 495; e-mail: [email protected]).
Other Services- Prayer rooms, travel agencies, children's playgrounds, medical center, navigation and air transport museum, showroom, pharmacies.
Inside the enclosure there are several parking areas, including spaces for short- and long-term stays. More information: Tel +34 952 048 471. Rates and reservations
Parking general - Ideal for stays of up to 4 days, situated 2 minutes away from the terminals.
Parking express - For short periods, the closest to the departure areas.
Parking de larga estancia - Long-term car park with covered and outdoor spaces and free transfers to the terminals in 5 min.
Parking Terminal Aviación General - By the general aviation terminal, for private flight passengers.
Parking preferente - Has the quickest and most direct access to the Arrivals areas.
Parking VIP - With valet parking service in the Arrivals area.
Ramps, elevators, adapted toilets, wheelchairs and reserved parking spaces are available. To request special assistance, passengers should get in touch with their airline or travel agency prior to their flight. An escort service is also offered for unaccompanied minors between 5 and 12 years old.
Latest updates: February 08, 2019