Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport Guide (GRX)

Airport info
Code: GRX
Address:
Carretera antigua de Malaga, Chauchina, Granada, Granada Province 18329, Spain
Location:

The airport is located about 17.6 km (10.9 miles) west of Granada city centre.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +34
Telephone:
+34 91 321 1000
Timezone: GMT ++01:00
Map:
Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport map

Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport, also known as Granada Airport, serves the city and province of Granada in southern Spain. Our in-depth guide to the airport provides useful information about the facility, including details of available terminal services, public transport access and nearby accommodation options.

Information

The airport information desk is located on Level 0 in the main Departures hall.

Email address: 
infofgl@aena.es
Website
www.aena.es
Driving directions

From Granada city centre, follow the airport signs and head west along the A-92G main road, which leads past the airport access road (A-4075). The total drive time to the airport from central Granada is approximately 25 minutes.

Public Transport

Public transport road

Bus: The Granada-Airport bus line (tel: +34 958 490 164; www.autocaresjosegonzalez.com) runs to and from the city centre. Journey time is 45 minutes, and the single fare is €2.90.

Taxi: Airport based taxis (tel: +34 622 35 47 56) are available immediately outside the terminal. Prices into the city centre start at around €25, and the trip takes approximately 30 minutes, depending on traffic.

Terminal facilities

Money

ATMs are available on the ground floor of the terminal.

Communication

Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport. There is a public telephone in the arrivals hall and a mailbox on the ground floor of the terminal.

Food

There is a café in the public Departures hall, and another behind security, where there is a self-service restaurant.

Shopping

Granada Duty Free offers a full range of goods from local food, drink and souvenirs to the normal international cosmetic, perfume and alcohol brands. The shop is located in the boarding area.

Luggage

Luggage trolleys are available in front of the terminal, and in Arrivals. The Lost Property Office (tel: +34 958 245 249) is located in Arrivals.

Other

Other available facilities at Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport include baby changing rooms, a children's play area (free buggies are also available) and a first aid facility.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There is a meeting room with capacity for up to 30 people for hire (tel: +34 958 245 200), available landside in the Departures hall, and another of similar size in the boarding area.

Disabled facilities

The airport is fully accessible, with lifts and disabled toilet facilities. Designated disabled parking is available immediately opposite the terminal entrance. Passengers are advised to contact their airline in advance of travel should they require special assistance.

Car parking

840 long- and short-term parking spaces are available immediately outside the terminal. Parking can be pre-booked via the airport website (tel: +34 91 321 1000).

Car rental

Car hire companies: Avis and OK Rent a Car are represented at the airport. Offices are located on the ground floor of the terminal close to the entrance.

Hotels

There are no hotels on the airport site, but there are a few dotted around the surrounding area, particularly in the town of Santa Fe roughly 4km (2.5 miles) to the east.

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Casa del Trigo

+34 958 015 580

Housed in a 19th-century former mansion, this 48-room, 4-star property is in the heart of Santa Fe. The hotel offers a choice of rooms and suites, meeting rooms and a restaurant with an outdoor terrace serving traditional Granada cuisine.

Avenida de la Hispanidad 14, 18320, Santa Fe, Spain

Hotel Marinetto

+34 958 446 369

This is the closest accommodation to the airport, located on the main road. It's a fairly small, mid-priced hotel, with à la carte restaurant, and a well-stocked bar (with free Wi-Fi). Accommodation is fairly basic, but its location is useful for those with early morning flights.

Carretera Málaga km 227, 18330, Chauchina, Spain

BS Capitulaciones

+34 958 513 360

Located in the historic town of Santa Fe, this modern 3-star hotel is reasonably priced, and offers a restaurant, a range of event spaces, and features a large children's play area, 'El Bosque Mágico'.

Carretera Málaga km 443, 18320, Santa Fe, Spain

Hotel Santa Fe

+34 958 441 111

This budget option hotel is located at the eastern end of Santa Fe. The establishment features a restaurant specialising in low-cost Andalusian food, and its 30 rooms are all air-conditioned and have a private balcony.

Avenida de Palos de la Frontera 15, 18320, Santa Fe, Spain

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