Granada airport: Granada Airport (GRX)

Granada Airport

The airport is officially called Federico García Lorca after the Spanish poet, but everyone calls it Granada Airport for short. The airport is 17 kilometers west of Granada and about 100 kilometers south of Jaén.

Address

Aeropuerto Federico García Lorca
Granada-Jaén
18329 Granada
Spain

Airport codes

IATA airport code: GRX
ICAO airport code: LEGR

Transport

Local transport

Train

There is no train connection with the airport.

Car and bus

The airport is along highway A-92 (Granada-Sevilla). From Jaén you first take the N-44 to Granada and then the A-92. The exit to the airport is clearly indicated.

There is a bus that goes in connection with incoming flights to the Congrespaleis in the center of Granada, via La Caleta, Avenida de la Constitución and Gran Vía (tel: +43(0)958 490 164), a ticket costs €3.00.

Car rental - Granada Airport

There are counters from five car rental companies in the Arrivals Hall: Atesa, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Helle Hollis. You can also reserve a rental car in advance using the service EasyTerra provides, they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.

Taxi

Taxis are outside the Arrivals Hall. A ride to the center of Granada costs approximately €17.00 and to the mountains in the Sierra Nevada €65.00.

Parking

There are places for 450 cars in the parking area in front of the terminal. You pay €0.40 for the first half hour of parking and €0.50 for the second half hour, then it is €0.95 per hour with a maximum of €9.25 per day, from the fifth day €7.40 per day.

Services

Services

Hotels

There are no hotels at the airport. Hotels in the area include: Hotel Capitulaciones (tel: +43(0)958 513 360), Hotel Camino de Granada (tel: +43(0)958 286 200), Hotel Torreón (tel: +43(0)958 490 001) and Hotel Tryp Alcano (tel: +43(0)958 283 050). For more hotels and to reserve online you can go to Booking.com, they have a large range of hotels with great internet rates.

Shops and restaurants

There is a very limited range of restaurants and bars - one snack bar and one restaurant. There is one large multi-shop with souvenirs, tobacco, newspapers, magazines and travel items etc.

Baggage

You can store baggage at the airport. The information counter from Iberia (tel: +43(0)958 245 249) is where to go for lost and found items.

Information

There are three information offices in the Central Hall: from airport operator Aena, from airline company Iberia and from the Tourism Bureau (tel: +43(0)958 245 267).

Business

The airport has a VIP lounge that is available to rent, there are places for a maximum of 30 people, further information through (tel: +43(0)958 245 214).

Disabled facilities

The airport is accessible for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps and there is an adapted restroom. There are 12 places reserved for disabled travelers in the parking area. There is a folder available at the information counter that has information about facilities for the disabled.

Other services

There are three ATM's in the Central Hall, there is also a First Aid post (tel: +43(0)958 245 217).

Contact

Contact

Address

Aeropuerto Federico García Lorca
Granada-Jaén
18329 Granada
Spain

Telephone, fax, email

Telephone: +43(0)958 245 223
Fax: +43(0)958 245 207
Email: aeropuertogrx@aena.es

Airport codes

IATA airport code: GRX
ICAO airport code: LEGR

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