Malaga Airport (AGP)

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Málaga Airport (IATA: AGP, ICAO: LEMG), officially Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de Málaga-Costa del Sol) is the fourth busiest airport in Spain after Madrid-Barajas, Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca.

It is an important airport for Spanish tourism as it is the main international airport serving the Costa Del Sol. It is 8 km (5 miles) southwest of Málaga and 5 km (3 miles) north of Torremolinos. The airport has flight connections to over 60 countries worldwide, and in 2015 over 14.4 million passengers passed through it.
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Málaga - Costa del Sol Airport is the international airport of Andalucia accounting for 85 percent of its international traffic and is the only one offering a wide variety of international destinations.
AGP airport is connected to the Costa Del Sol and has a daily link with twenty cities in Spain and over 100 cities in Europe. Direct flights also operate to Africa, North America and also Middle East, in the summer season.

Terminals Malaga Airport

The airport has 3 passenger terminals, but all the flights depart from Terminal 3 (in some cases the check-in is done at other terminals:


- Terminal 1: Since the inauguration of new T3, it is not used anymore and all facilities are closed.


- Terminal 2: Since the new T3 opened, the terminal has changed, and has had a renovation. Most people consider that it is a part of Terminal 3.


- Terminal 3 or T3: It was inaugurated in 2010 and is the main Terminal in Malaga Airport. All flights at AGP airport depart from this terminal. It is adjacent to Terminal 2. It has a capacity of 30 million passengers. It has 3 piers:

Pier B: used for non-European traffic (located in T2, integrated in T3)

Pier C: used for non-Schengen traffic (located in T2, integrated in T3)

Pier D: used for Schengen traffic

Some interesting data

- The busiest year in terms of passenger traffic was 2015, when 14.4 Million passenger used the airport. During the next years is expected to exceed these numbers.

- The busiest european routes are: London (operated by 5 airlines), Manchester and Dublin.

- The airport is mainly used for lowcost carriers, being Ryanair, EasyJet and Vueling the airlines operating more flights.



Malaga airport has lots of different services available to all passengers as: restaurants, bars, cafés, stores, Duty Free, VIP Lounges (P2), Medical Assistance, Defibrillators, Free WiFi, ATMs, Currency Exchange, Pharmacy, VAT refund, among others.


Drones near the airport

In Spain, is completely forbidden to fly drones near the airport (8km). Check here in order to rent a drone in Spain or to make professional drone shots


From Malaga airport there are various methods of transportation to get around and explore the area:


- Bus: there are urban, intercity and long distance buses available that run to different destinations. City buses: there is an express bus that reaches the city center in 15 minutes. Intercity buses: run to Marbella, Estepona and Malaga-Santa Amalia. Long-distance buses: various buses run to Motril, Granada, Sevilla or Algeciras.


- Train: Renfe Line C1 links Malaga airport with the city center in about 12 minutes. It also runs to other destinations as Benalmadena or Torremolinos.


- Taxi: vehicles are white with a blue line on the side. There are urban and interurban areas. There is available a list next to the taxi rank to know the taxi fares.

Car Rental

Check here the different options and prices to rent a car at Malaga airport!


Seasonal Tips

The tourism and, as a result, the passengers using Malaga Airport is very seasonal. The months with more traffic are, following the order: August, July, September and June. If you plan to travel during these months, be sure to make a well Car Hire booking in advance to avoid high prices.


Contact information

Address: Avenida Comandante García Morato s/n . 29004 Málaga. Spain
Telephones: +34 952 048 484 / (+34) 91 321 10 00 / (+34) 902 404 704

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