of the people who visit Lanzarote arrive by plane. Today as Canarian Transfer we will talk about César
Manrique airport, that is Lanzarote airport.
Where is Lanzarote airport
airport of Lanzarote belongs to the municipality of San Bartolomé, just 5 Km
away from Arrecife, the capital of the island.
is known also as Guacimeta airport beacuse it is ubicated by the area of Llanos
An airport with a
lot of traffic
Lanzarote airport is the third in terms of passengers
traffic in all Canary Islands, just behind Gran Canaria and Tenerife South. In
2018 more than 7 millions people passed from there.
The main national destinations are Madrid, Gran Canaria
and Tenerife North.
The international traffic is focussed on UK and Germany.
These 2 countries, with other european ones, overcome the 60% of the volumes of
the total air traffic.
Actually most of the flights are regular flights while in
the past there were more charter flights.
Nowadays there are two terminals by the airport. The Terminal 1 is for
international and national flights, except for flights among Canary Islands
that are operated from Terminal 2.
actual Terminal 2 has been built as first so it was used for every kind of
1999 the new terminal (the actual
terminal 1), has been opened, with more capacity that the original ones.
became the main terminal of Lanzarote airport, and the other smaller started to
be used just for flights among islands.
is also a cargo terminal used for the traffic of merchandise.
airport runway in Lanzarote has a longitude of 2,5 Km.
arrives by car can find 2 different parking zones with a total of 1254 parks.
the other side, the customers can find also bars, fast food, restaurants and
offers also different kind of shops about food, fashion, duty free, magazines
families travelling with infants, there is a playing area that allows to enjoy
the waiting time.
Wide variety of airlines
airlines arrive to Lanzarote airport (wit IATA code "ACE" and OACI
national flights operate airlines such as Air Europa, Iberia, Vueling or
Ryanair. For the flights among islands the most common airlines are Binter
Canarias and Canaryfly.
international fligths there are airlines such as Aer Lingus, TUIfly, Condor,
EasyJet, Luxair, Transavia and Norwegian for istance.
A museum by the airport
few airports in the world can count of an areunatical museum. In the year 2002, AENA transformed the passengers terminal of Guacimeta in
a aviation museum.
can visit the museum from Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 14:00.
Transfers from Lanzarote airport
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