Malaga airport Arrivals

Malaga airport arrivals area can only be accessed through Terminal T3. The terminals at Malaga Costa del Sol Airport are just a few minutes walk from each other; they can be easily reached by travelators, lifts and escalators. If you land at Terminal 2 at Malaga Airport you will be directed into the Terminal 3 to clear security and collect your baggage.

Use the following table to track all flights to Malaga airport. You may find it very useful if you have to pick someone up at the Malaga airport arrivals hall:

Arrivals tips and facts

For those traveling by air, Malaga airport is the fourth most important of the Iberian Peninsula; it is also the first in importance in Andalucia by number of passengers with more than 60 percent of transit in the community.

Tourists who arrive by this means of transport can so do from countries like Germany, Holland and the UK as it has a large number of international connections.

Transport from the airport

To reach the airport there is also an excellent public transport system joining the capital with the Costa del Sol via bus and commuter train that runs throughout the region. This train leaves from the Malaga train station María Zambrano linking the airport with some of the Mediterranean coastal areas; it is widely used by travelers and locals who want to get to the beach to enjoy the holidays.

There is also the option of taking a long distance train from the train station. To make these trips you can choose the traditional railway line or using modern AVE high speed train, an amazing way to reduce the times to reach these towns, though the ticket cost is much higher.

For tourists who prefer to save money and travel by bus there is the bus station situated next to train station in Malaga. There is a wide variety of services that enable those wishing to travel in this means of transport to reach a large number of destinations in the province. The airport also links with some of the most popular destinations on the Costa del Sol by bus.

Last not least for those tourists who prefer comfort and freedom of movement is available a large offer for car hire at Malaga Airport and Malaga airport transfers.

How do we pick you up at the airport

Once you have booked your car with us we will provide you with a voucher; in the voucher there is information about your rental and where to meet us after your arrival. Collect your luggage from the baggage carousel and then walk straight out of the arrivals terminal; it is a very simple process until you reach our shuttle service which will take you to where the car or vehicle you booked is waiting.

The car handover process is quick, so after your arrival at the airport you will be on your way to your destination in just a few minutes.

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