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Airports in Tenerife

Sur Reina Sofia Airport (TFS)

Overview

Tenerife South-Reina Sofia Airport is generally known as Tenerife South Airport. British holidaymakers tend to know this airport well as it is the gateway to a fun-filled holiday in the sun in Tenerife. It is close to most major resorts on the west coast of Tenerife and just 40 miles (60km) from Santa Cruz.

Tenerife South Airport is generally served by low-cost carriers, but it is well connected to cities across Europe. Although small, this airport handles seven million passengers annually and has a small selection of gift and souvenir shops as well as a few restaurants.

Location

The airport is sited in the south of Tenerife, within easy distance of the west coast resorts, but 40 miles (60km) southwest of Santa Cruz.

Getting to the city

Most tour operators arrange transport from the airport. For those that don't, there are regular buses to Santa Cruz, Los Cristianos and other towns and resorts on the island. Taxis are also available.

Time

GMT (GMT +1 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +34 (0)922 759 200, +34 (0)902 404 704.

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Tenerife North Airport (TFN)

Location

The airport is San Cristóbal de La Laguna, 6.8 mi (11km) from Santa Cruz.

Getting to the city

Bus route 102 runs between the airport, Santa Cruz, Puerto de la Cruz and La Laguna. The airport bus stop is located outside arrivals area on the ground floor and costs between €2.55 and €4.55 depending on the destination.

Time

GMT (GMT +1 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+34 91 321 10 00

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

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