Almeria Airport

Almeria Airport © Michelle Chaplow
Almeria Airport

Almeria Airport

Flights | Airport Transfers | Car Hire

Airport Code: LEI
Address: Ctra. De Nijar, Km 9. 04130, Almeria.
Tel: +34 950 113 700

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There are regular national flights to Madrid, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Sevilla, Melilla. There are also regular International flights to London Gatwick, Stanstead, Munich, and Dusseldorf. See the table below. Charter companies also fly to Almería, making it the second most important airport in terms of foreign tourist arrivals in Andalucia. Almeria airport recorded 691,488 pasenger movements in 2015 and 10,277 aircraft movements.

Location & Communications

Almería airport is located about 10 Kilometres east of the city centre at the end of a dual carriage way the AL-12. There is also signed access from the 'Autovia del Mediterranoe' A7 which passes a few km inland. For those returning a hire car, a petrol station is marked on the map and is located about 1km from the airport.

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Local bus line L-20 links the airport with Ccalle Doctor Gregorio Maranon to the north-east of the city centre. The price of a single ticket is 1 Euro. There are busses every half hour in the day and every three quarters of an hour in the evening. The first bus leaves the airport at 07.33 and the last at 22.33. Download a PDF of the timetable here.


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There are Taxis at Almeria Airport. The fare to the city centre is about 30 Euro.  This is a link for an economic airport transfer service.

Airport Hotels

The nearest hotels are either in Almeria city about 6km to the west or in the small resort of Retamar about 4km to the east. Whilst retamar does not have the range of hotels or facilities of the city it is closer and there is little traffic. Use the search box below to find a hotel.