Lanzarote Airport (ACE) - Arrecife Airport

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Lanzarote Airport (IATA - Airport Code: ACE ICAO: GCRR) is located on the island of Lanzarote, 5 kilometers from Arrecife, the capital of the island. The airport is the main gateway for domestic and international tourists, allowing up to 6 million passengers a year, thanks to Terminal 1, built in 1999. The old terminal (Terminal 2) is used for flights between the islands.

Even as a small airport, has many of the facilities of a large airport and is well connected with the capital of the island by bus.

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Lanzarote is the most northern and eastern Canary Islands, in the Atlantic Ocean, its capital is Arrecife, and has six other municipalities. With approximately 140,000 inhabitants is the third most populated island of the Canary Islands. At the center of the island there is the Timanfaya Natural Park. It is known as "island volcanoes" because much of its surface is covered with remains of eruptions that took place during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
Lanzarote is an ideal island to enjoy all year round due to its subtropical climate and its lack of rainfall, being practically zero between May and October. The temperatures do not suffer large oscillations nor during the day nor during the year, rarely exceed 29 degrees in summer, or fall below 14 degrees in winter. Lanzarote is ideal for the enjoyment of its landscapes and nature, these being peculiar to most European tourists visiting the islands.


Lanzarote airport has 2 passenger terminals and a cargo terminal.


Terminal 1

Is the most widely used terminal from the airport (domestic and international flights) and has shopping and pharmacy.


Terminal 2

Is used for inter-island flights, and flights can be purchased directly at the counter Binter.

Airport in numbers

- Two passenger terminals

- 1 Cargo Terminal

- 6 million passenger capacity

- one 2,500 m runway

- 17 gates

- Located 5 km from Arrecife, the capital of Lanzarote

- It is also known as "Guacimeta Airport”

- It is the third canary busiest airport in terms of passenger traffic

- It is the ninth busiest airport in passenger throughout the Spanish territory


Car Hire

You can also hire a car in Lanzarote airport. Check here the options 


- Taxi: Taxi ranks are in front of Terminal 1 and 2, level 0. Tariffs are regulated. Check the prices here.


- Bus: from Lanzarote airport depart some bus lines:

- Line 22: Arrecife - Airport.

- Line 23: Arrecife - Airport - Playa Honda.

- Line 61: Playa Blanca - Airport and Puerto del Carmen - Airport.

Prices depend of the destination but in general cost between 1,40/1,70 €. If it’s a festivity day price is a bit higher, around 3,45€ one way.

The bus stops are located in front of the arrivals T1 and T2.


Lanzarote Airport has a very stable passenger traffic. So between 2000 and 2015, they used between 5 and 6 million passengers a year. Being the ninth airport by passengers number in Spain in 2015 (6.128.971), and the third in the Canary Islands, after Gran Canaria and Tenerife south.


Contact Information

Address: Arrecife Ciudad, s/n, 35500 Arrecife, Las Palmas

Phone: 902 404 704

Lost and found: Terminal T1. Level 1. Departure hall