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    Car hire in Tenerife South Airport, Spain

    With a car hire from Tenerife-South Airport you can be on your way to exploring the beautiful island even sooner. Auto Europe offers exceptional quality car rental services to suit all travellers' needs at very competitive prices. With our outstanding customer service and partnerships with an extensive range of car hire companies worldwide, we can help you find the perfect vehicle for your next self-drive holiday. Our previous customers have provided car hire reviews in Tenerife and will give you an idea of how our service is on the island.

    Airport Information

    Tenerife-South Airport (TFS)
    Official Name: Tenerife-South Airport. Two international airports are located on the island of Tenerife, the south airport, compared to the north, is the larger of the two.
    Address: 38610, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.
    Location: The airport is located around 70 miles southwest from the main city of Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
    Airlines operating at Tenerife-South Airport: Airlines operating at Tenerife-South Airport: Around sixty airlines operate in and out of Tenerife-south Airport. Airlines include: Thomas Cook Airlines, Ryanair, Lufthansa, Icelandair, Easy Jet, British Airways and Air France.


    There is only one terminal, divided into three floors, at this airport. The main level contains check-in counters, departures, arrivals and the main baggage reclaim. The upper floor contains office space and transit corridors, and the basement level features additional luggage belts.

    Car hire Pick up and Drop off

    You will find most car rental desks in the Arrival Terminal unless otherwise specified. Please remember to note the supplier of your car rental on your voucher, found on the first page, when picking up your car. Many suppliers are located at Tenerife-South Airport. Some of the main ones are:

    Car hire desks operating hours

    Company Opening Hours
    Avis Monday to Sunday 07:00 - 24:00
    Europcar Monday to Sunday 07:00 - 24:00
    Hertz Monday to Sunday 07:00 - 24:00

    Airport Facilities

    Tenerife-South Airport is equipped with a selection of services to ensure you have a smooth journey. You will find cafés, bars and restaurants where you can grab a bite to eat. Free wifi and internet booths are available at this airport. You will also find currency exchange counters, ATMs, a pharmacy, post office and duty-free shops.


    If picking up a rental car straight from the airport it is around an hours drive to Santa Cruz de Tenerife. You can find additional information regarding driving in Spain here.

    In case you are not picking up your car hire from Tenerife Airport, but from a downtown location instead, there are buses that can take you to the main cities on the island, depending on where you're headed.

    Parking Tips

    It can be difficult to find street parking during busy hours and during summer breaks. It is advised to look for parking in back streets or in car parks. Some hotels will also offer their guests parking space. Travelling during non-peak hours is advised as the roads will be less congested.

    Useful links

    Tenerife-South Airport Website

    Additional Information About South Tenerife Airport

    South Tenerife Airport
    Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

    IATA Code: TFS
    IACO Code: GCTS
    Wikipedia Page
    Latitude: 28.0240
    Longitude: 16.3421

    General Information: South Tenerife airport is located on the Canary Islands,Spain. It is the second busiest airport in the Canary Islands.