Located in south-east Spain, Almeria Airport lies directly at the Mediterranean coast. A car hire from Almeria Airport gives you the possibility to enjoy your holiday from the first moment you land. Let your holiday start like clockwork with a car rental from Auto Europe. Secure some of the best deals on the market and outstanding customer service by booking with us today. Feel invited to search through our rental offers to find the perfect match for your stay in Almeria.
Almeria Airport (LEI)
Official name: Almeria Airport
Spanish Name: Aeropuerto de Almería
Address: Ctra. Níjar, 04130 Almería, Spain
Location: The airport is located 5.6 miles to the east from the city of Almeria. Its location close to the A7 motorway grants visitors easy access to Andalusia.
Airlines operating at Almeria Airport: the airport is serviced mostly by low cost airlines with mainly seasonal traffic in the summer. It is the smallest airport of Andalusia's three airports. It services both national and international flights. Flights from the UK are operated by easyJet, Ryanair, Thomas Cook Airlines, Monarch Airlines, and Bmibaby that flies in the summer season.
The departure and the arrival facilities are located within one modest terminal on the ground floor. Visitors to the airport can watch planes land and take off from a terrace overlooking the runway.
To pick up your car hire from Almeria Airport, proceed to the car rental area on the ground floor of the terminal, where most of the rental desks are located. There are also suppliers located outside the terminal building that provide shuttle services to their offices. Check the pick-up information on your voucher for details on your rental location. Documents required at the pick-up: driving licence, driver's credit card, and Auto Europe's voucher.
Restaurants and cafeterias as well as the duty free shops are situated on the floor -1. The check-in desks are located on the ground floor; for security control and boarding gates, passengers need to proceed to the lower level.
When driving by car to the airport, follow the signs on the A7 motorway. The road N-344 provides direct access to the terminal building. This is also the road you should follow, if you are travelling from Almeria centre to the airport. The local bus number 20 connects the airport with the city. Local taxi companies also provide transfer services to the city. Both bus and taxi stands are outside the terminal to the right-hand side. From Almeria Airport, you are just a few hours' drive to Granada or Malaga.
At the airport, car parks are situated in front of the terminal. Parking in the city of Almeria is allowed in public car parks and on the street in blue zones, where parking meters are in use. Pay attention to the yellow marks on the roads, which mean that parking is not allowed. Please visit our driving information page to read about local driving regulations.