General information La Palma Airport

La Palma Airport is the airport of La Palma, one of the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean. The island is especially a popular destination among nature lovers: you will find many mountains and nature reserves here. La Palma Airport is located near the capital: Santa Cruz de La Palma. In 2011, the terminal was renovated and the airport is large and modern. In 2019, more than one million passengers used the services of La Palma Airport. You can book a flight to and from La Palma Airport with various airlines.

Airlines and destinations

There are several airlines that use La Palma Airport. Among others, airlines such as Transavia and Condor fly from European cities to the island. You can also use various other airlines such as TUI Fly Netherlands, TUI Fly Belgium, Iberia and Norwegian Air. Several low cost airlines also fly from La Palma Airport, such as Vueling and Eurowings. These airlines offer flights to La Palma Airport for a low price from which you can benefit greatly.

La Palma Airport is mainly used by holidaymakers who are looking for an active holiday on the natural island. There are several Spanish airports with direct flights to the island, such as the airports of Madrid and Barcelona. You can also fly from La Palma Airport to various other European cities, such as Amsterdam, Dusseldorf, Hanover and Munich.

Native name: Aeropuerto de La Palma
Also known as: Santa Cruz de La Palma Airport
Adress: Camino la Bajita, s/n, 38739 Villa de Mazo, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Passengers: 1.48m (2019)


La Palma Airport is located near the capital Santa Cruz de La Palma, it takes about 15 minutes by car to get to the city center. By LP-5 from the north and LP-2 from the south you can reach the airport by car. Another option is public transport. There are busses to Santa Cruz de La Palma. Bus 500 runs every half hour to and from La Palma Airport. On the way the bus stops at Los Cancajos, a popular destination for tourists. It is also possible to rent a taxi that will take you from the airport to your destination and vice versa.

La Palma Airport Parking

Parking at La Palma Airport is possible. You can use Parking General P1, a new car park located south of the terminal. Here you can park 500 cars. From the parking garage you can reach the terminal directly. Parking at La Palma Airport is not expensive. You pay €0.60 for 60 minutes parking. A day’s parking at La Palma Airport costs €10, a week costs €67.


La Palma Airport has been modernized relatively recently and as a traveler you can benefit from that. The airport looks modern and is also spacious: ideal for the hustle and bustle in high season. Furthermore, the airport is easily accessible and the distance to the capital is only 15 minutes. You can also make good use of the bus connection between La Palma Airport and Santa Cruz de La Palma.

Car rental

You arrive at La Palma Airport, you need a car rental: 


Book a hotel near the airport or one for your stay:

Book a taxi

Book a taxi at La Palma Airport. It is about 9 km (15 min.) to the city centre of Santa Cruz de La Palma. A normal price for a taxi is around € 15.