Lanzarote Airport is the third busiest airport in the Canary Islands, just behind Gran Canaria and Tenerife South. It's located very close to the capital of the island, the city of Arrecife.
Due to the importance and tourist affluence of Lanzarote, its airport has a large number of connections with Spanish cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia and Seville, and numerous international hotspots like Rome and London.
Lanzarote Airport was opened in 1946 and has traditionally been one of the island's main economic assets. In the past, its main function was to offer charter flights from all over Europe, however, over the years it has become one of the top ten airports in Spain in terms of traffic.
In 2018 over 7.5 million passengers travelled through the airport, while cargo traffic rose to more than 1,600 tons of goods.
How to get from Lanzarote Airport to the hotel
Renting a car
One of the easiest and most comfortable ways to move around the island is to rent a car, as it allows you to visit all the corners of the island with total freedom. If you rent a car in Lanzarote the best option is to pick it up directly at the airport to get to your hotel.
If you don't plan on renting a car in Lanzarote, the most convenient way to get to the hotel is to book a transfer from Lanzarote Airport. With the transfer service from Lanzarote Airport, the driver will be waiting for you upon arrival to take you to your hotel, so you won't even have to worry about schedules or varied pricing.