Malaga Airport Guide (AGP)

Airport info
Code: AGP
Avenida Comandante García Morato s/n, Málaga, 29004, Spain

Malaga Airport is situated 8km (5 miles) southwest of Malaga city centre, and 5km (3 miles) north of Torremolinos.

No. of terminals: 3 Dialling code: +34
+34 91 321 1000
Malaga Airport map

Also known as Málaga-Costa Del Sol Airport due to its prominence as a key gateway to the popular Costa Del Sol region, Málaga Airport is a short distance from Málaga city. Our Malaga Airport guide includes contact details and information on airport facilities, transport options and nearby hotels.

Airport news

Work is currently ongoing on improvements to Terminals 1 and 2, including refurbishment of shopping areas and check-in facilities.


Airport information points (tel: +34 902 404 704) can be found in Arrivals at Terminals 2 and 3, and in Departures in Terminal 2. The multilingual staff wear mint green jackets for easy identification and are known, somewhat unimaginatively, as ‘Green Jackets’. Individual airlines also have information desks in Arrivals and Departures.

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Transfer between terminals

The three terminals are all adjacent and accessible on foot.

Driving directions

From central Málaga, take Avenida Manuel Agustin Heredia eastbound in the direction of the airport, turning right onto Avenida Ingeniero José Maria Garnica. From here, take a left onto Calle Héroe de Sostoa. This road, that merges into the MA-21, leads directly past the airport entrance.

Public Transport

Public transport rail

Rail:Local train services (line C1) (tel: +34 902 320 320; link Malaga Airport’s Terminal 3 with the city (journey time: 12 minutes; fare from €1.70). Trains run from 0700-2000 (sometimes 2100), and also connect the airport with Torremolinos and Fuengirola.

Public transport road

Bus:The Airport Express bus route A (tel: +34 902 527 200; connects the airport with central Málaga (journey time: approximately 15 minutes; fare €3). Longer distance services are also available, connecting the airport with destinations such as Torremolinos (journey time: 30 minutes; fare €3.55) and Marbella (journey time: 45 minutes; fare €8). Full details are available on the airport website.

Taxi:Taxi ranks are located outside the Terminal 3 arrivals area and the Terminal 2 departures area. Pre-bookable services are available from Taxi Malaga (tel: +34 952 401 773; or Unitaxi (tel: +34 952 333 333; The price for a ride into central Málaga starts at around €20, varying according to season and at weekends/holidays.

Terminal facilities


Bureaux de change and ATMs are located in Terminals 2 and 3.


Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout Málaga Airport, and public telephones are available throughout the terminals.


There is a wide choice of cafés, bars, restaurants and fast-food outlets both air- and land-side in Terminals 2 and 3. These include fast-food outlets, cafés and full service restaurants serving local and international cuisine.


There is a good range of shops at Málaga Airport, including duty-free for passengers leaving the EU. Shopping options include fashion, giftware, books, edible goods and electronics.


There is no left-luggage facility at Málaga Airport. Lost property offices (tel: +34 952 048 837) are available to help with misplaced luggage queries, as is a baggage wrapping service.


Other facilities available at Málaga Airport include a medical service, pharmacy, baby changing room, pets and children's areas, a police station and an exhibition area, as well as a multi-faith chapel, an aviation museum and numerous travel agencies.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

A number of business lounges are available at the airport, one of which, the Costa del Sol lounge (tel: +34 952 048 854) is available to hire for meetings. The nearby Holiday Inn Express Málaga Airport hotel (tel: +34 952 248 500; has a business centre and a small meeting room for up to 15 people, while larger hotels in Málaga centre and the Convention Centre 4km (2.5 miles) away (tel: +34 952 045 500;, also offer meeting facilities.

Disabled facilities

Malaga Airport is well-equipped for disabled travellers. There are lifts and ramps, adapted toilets, reserved seating, and reserved parking spaces for disabled badge holders in the car parks. The ‘Green Jackets’ provide assistance and wheelchair facilities in the terminals. For further assistance, passengers should contact their airline prior to travel.

Car parking

A five-storey short-stay car park is located at the airport entrance, offering 2,500 spaces. It is connected at the north end to the current P2 (express) car park. Both covered and outdoor parking is available, while long-term parking is also offered close to the terminal (tel: +34 952 048 849). Additionally, there is a free car park adjacent to the railway station. VIP/valet parking services are also offered. Parking can be pre-booked online via the airport website.

Car rental

Car hire companies represented at Malaga Airport include: Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Goldcar, Hertz, Record Go and Sixt. Desks for these operators are located in Arrivals in Terminals 2 and 3.


There is one hotel within the Málaga Airport complex, but most accommodation is situated 3km (2 miles) or more from the terminals. A large collection of hotels is available within central Málaga.

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Hotel Tryp Guadalmar

+34 952 231 703

Right by the beach and about 3km (2 miles) from the airport, the 4-star Hotel Tryp Guadalmar offers both indoor and outdoor pools, a choice of dining options, and meeting rooms of varying sizes.

Calle Moby Dick 2, 29004, Málaga, Spain

Parador de Málaga Golf

+34 952 381 255

As its name implies, this coastal hotel 3km (1.8 miles) from the airport features an 18-hole golf course and other related facilities, along with an outdoor pool. The restaurant specialises in traditional Andalusian cuisine. Meeting rooms are available.

Autovia A7 Málaga-Alegiras, Km 231, 29004, Málaga, Spain

Campanile Málaga Airport

+34 952 173 757

About two minutes from the airport via car, the 114-room Campanile is rated as a 3-star property and features a full-service restaurant, two conference rooms, limited business facilities and a lounge bar. Wi-Fi is provided in all rooms.

Avenida de Velázquez 212, 29004, Málaga, Spain

Málaga Picasso Hotel

+34 952 176 061

Málaga Picasso Hotel is located close to the airport and is served by bus 19. The hotel is well located for a number of beaches and a golf course, and offers extensive gardens with an outdoor pool.

Calle Acacías de Guadalmar 153, 29004, Málaga, Spain

Holiday Inn Express Mlaga Airport

+34 952 248 500

The Holiday Inn Express Málaga Airport is 0.8km (0.5 miles) from Malaga Airport. It is reached by public bus route 19, but guests will have their bus fare refunded upon checking in at the hotel. Among the hotel’s facilities is an on-site restaurant, basic business services and a meeting room for up to 15 delegates.

Avenida de Velazquez 294, Salida 3B, Autovia Ma-21, Junto N-340, 29004, Málaga, Spain

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