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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 Underground lines link the airport with the city centre and the port. Valencia Metro line 3 runs between the airport and the city centre, the port and the main locations in the metropolitan area; trains leave approximately every hour between 5:30am and 10:30pm Monday to Saturday, and 7am to 9:10pm on Sundays and public holidays. Metro line 5 runs directly from the airport to the port of Valencia and the town of Torrent; trains leave approximately every hour between 6:20am and 10pm Monday to Saturday, and 7:30am to 10:15pm on Sundays and public holidays. The station is on the ground floor of the regional flights terminal; one-way tickets start from €1.50. City bus route 150 (Metrobus) runs between the airport and Valencia city centre, with intermediate stops at Mislata, Quart de Poblet and Manises; the bus runs Monday to Saturday 5:30am to 10pm, roughly every 25-35 minutes. A single fare is €1.45.

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 Avis, Hertz, EuropCar, and Enterprise. However, a local drivers license is needed when renting a car.

Airport Taxis

Metered taxis are available outside the arrivals area.

Facilities

Airport facilities include gift shops, newsstands, and duty-free shopping, a pharmacy, restaurant, ice cream shop, and Burger King. A VIP lounge is available, with an entrance fee of €21.07 for non-members.

Parking

Both long and short-term parking is available relatively close to the terminal. Lot P1 is the best option for stays of less than four days, while the long-stay car park is ideal for longer trips.

Departure Tax

None.

Website

www.aena-aeropuertos.es/csee/Satellite/Aeropuerto-Valencia/en/Page/1048790574453/

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

Free wifi is available on a limited basis.

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.