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Gran Canaria Airport (LPA)

Full Airport Name

Gran Canaria Airport

Address

Gran Canaria Airport, Telde 35071, Gran Canaria/Las Palmas, Islas Canarias, Spain

Airport Code

LPA

Country Code

34

Telephone

(0)928 579 130

Fax

(0)928 579 117

E-mail

lpa.info@aena.es

Website

www.aena.es

Number of Terminals

1

Time Zone

GMT (GMT + 1 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)

Location

The airport is amid 18km (11 miles) south of Las Palmas

Driving Directions

Access to the airport from Las Palmas and destinations on the east coffer is via the island's basic north-south motorway GC-1. The airport is able-bodied signposted from the motorway and abutting accessory roads.

Car Parking

Short- and abiding parking is accessible in advanced of the terminal architecture in some 1,917 parking spaces.

Car Hire

Companies accessible at the airport are Auto Reisen, Avis, Cicar, Europcar/Betacar, Hertz and Record. Desks can be begin on the arena floor, in the aisle abutting International and EU Arrivals.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Taxis are accessible from stands alfresco the Arrivals areas of all three zones. Bus: There are common bus casework amid the airport and the capital, as able-bodied as added destinations on the island. Bus no.60 runs to Las Palmas for Parque de San Catalina and Parque de San Telmo. Bus no.66 runs to Faro de Maspalomas. Bus casework abandon from alfresco the Arrivals halls of zones A and C. For added information, acquaintance GLOBAL (tel: (0)902 381 110).

Information and Help Desks

Information desks are amid on akin 1 of the airport in all three zones and there is a day-tripper advice helpline (tel: (0)928 579 130). The Gran Canaria Day-tripper Board has a day-tripper advice point in the EU Arrivals anteroom (Zone A), with day-tripper advice and maps accessible (tel: (0)928 574 117).

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There is a coffer on the arena attic of Zone A and ATMs on the aboriginal floor. There are bureaux de change in the EU Arrivals anteroom and in the check-in halls on the arena floor. There is a column appointment in the International Arrivals hall. An Internet café is anchored afterwards aegis on the aboriginal attic of EU Departures (Zone A). Eating and drinking: There are coffee shops, confined and fast-food stands on both the Arrivals and Departures floors; a 24-hour cafeteria is amid in Zone A (before security). Shopping: Shops at the airport accommodate a duty-free shop, clothes shop, accouterment shop, toy and candied shop, several allowance shops, a covering appurtenances shop, a florists, a jewellers, a accouterment accessories shop, an electrical appurtenances and music shop, and a mini supermarket. Luggage: Lost acreage offices are amid in all zones (tel: (0)928 579 130). Added facilities: There is a 24-hour medical service, a pharmacy, babyish rooms, a children's comedy room, a abbey and several biking agencies and bout operators.

Conference and Business Facilities

A appointment allowance is amid in the aisle abutting the International and the EU check-in halls. The Sala Galdós VIP lounge is anchored on the terrace of the additional floor, aloft the EU Departures lounge; there is additionally a columnist lounge on the aboriginal attic amid Zones B and C.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

There are lifts and ramps in the terminal for disabled access. Disabled parking spaces are provided on anniversary akin of the car park. Passengers acute wheelchairs and appropriate abetment should acquaint their airline above-mentioned to travel.

Hotels

There are no hotels at the airport although the four brilliant auberge Vecindario Aeropuerto Gran Auberge (tel: 902 172 182) is anchored bristles account south of the airport. Added adjacent hotels accommodate the Reina Isabel, Tryp Iberia, Quality Auberge Fataga, Auberge Concorde, AC Gran Canaria, Santa Catalina Auberge and the NH Imperial Playa. Auberge catch desks can be begin in the Arrivals hall.

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