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Valencia Airport

Valencia Airport (VLC)

Overview

A short drive west of the city centre the humble Valencia, or Manises, Airport now handles five to six million passengers annually.

The airport is well connected to airports across Europe and the public transport options to and from the airport are convenient and efficient. Most flights to Valencia tend to originate from the much larger Madrid and Barcelona airports. Valencia Airport is open 24 hours and offers a modest number of shops and cafés to pass the time in while waiting to board your flight.

Location

Valencia Airport is just six miles (9km) from the city centre.

Getting to the city

Two train lines run between the airport and the city. Line 5 stops at Marítim Serrería-Torrent Avenue and runs every 15 minutes between 6.45am and 9.45pm. Line 3 runs between the airport and Rafelbunyol at 15-minute intervals from 5.30am and 10.30pm. Bus route 150 connects the airport to central Valencia.

Time

GMT +1 (GMT +2 between March and October).

Contacts

+34 91 321 10 00.

Car rental

A number of car rental agencies operate at Valencia Airport, including Auriga Crown, Avis, Hertz, EuropCar, National and Atesa. However, a local drivers license is needed when renting a car.

Airport Taxis

Metered taxis are available outside the arrivals area.

Transfer between terminals

No terminal transfers as there is just one terminal.

Parking

Both long- and short-term parking is available relatively close to the terminal. Charges range from €1.44 per hour to €14.65 per day. Long-term parking charges drop to €5.83 per day after the first day.

Departure Tax

None.

Website

www.aena.es

Airlines

Flights to Valencia Airport are available on most major European airlines and charter companies. These include budget airlines such as Ryanair, Jet2.com, easyJet, Wizz Air and Air Nostrum, which is based at the airport. Other major carriers flying to Valencia include Lufthansa, Iberia, Delta, Air France, Turkish Airlines, Spanair, SAS and TAP Portugal.

Internet

Wifi is available for a nominal fee.

Business Lounges

The Joan Olivert VIP lounge available for passenger use at the airport. Conference and meeting facilities include the Rafael Martinez Esteve Conference Room, which accommodates up to 80 people, while the Aena and Sala meeting facilities can hold six and ten people respectively.


Valencia Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.