Local transport


There are no trains operating on La Palma.

Car and bus

The airport is eight kilometers from the capital Santa Cruz de La Palma and is connected to it by the LP-138 that goes under the runway, this road connects to the LP-132 to Fuencaliente.

Buses from Transportes Insular de La Palma (tel: +34(0)922 411 924) leave every half hour to the capital Santa Cruz, via Mirador, Salinas and Cancajos.

Car rental - La Palma Airport

In the Arrivals Hall there are counters for car rental companies: Avis, Betacar, Cicar, Atesa, Autos Ancar and Hertz. 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.


Taxis are outside the terminal (tel: +34(0)922 440 825). The prices are fixed at €0.45 per kilometer with a start price of €2.54, there is an airport surcharge of €1.65 at night between 22:00–06:00, and on Sundays and holidays the prices are approximately 20% higher.

Airport Parking

There are places for about 800 cars in the parking area in front of the terminal. Parking is still free, but the question is, whether this remains or not. The operator Aena will probably introduce prices which are comparable with other airports in the Canary Islands.