Granada-Jaen Airport (GRX)

Granada-Jaen Airport (GRX)

Granada airport, officially Federico Garcia Lorca Granada-Jaen Airport, is located 10 miles (17 kilometers) northwest of the city and provides both domestic and international flights.

Granada-Jaen airport is the fifth most important airport in Andalusia, with more than 900,000 passengers per year. It's located about 10 miles (17 kilometers) northwest of the city and is the option chosen by thousands of foreign tourists who visit Granada every year.

It has a passenger terminal and has been serving the province of Jaen since 2006.

How to get from the airport to central Granada?

Depending on your budget, time, and commodity, these are the options to get to central Granada from the airport:


The most convenient option is to book a transfer service from the airport to your hotel. You'll not have to worry about schedules or connections, as it's a door-to-door service. You can check rates on our website:


The option selected by most travelers is the bus. The company in charge of this service is Alsa and there is usually a bus available thirty minutes after the landing of each flight. The ticket costs 3 (US$ 3.20) and you can purchase it directly on the bus. The journey takes about 45 minutes and there are stops at several central points in Granada, including the bus station.


If you do not want to book the transfer in advance, you can also take a cab from the airport to the hotel or anywhere in the city. The journey to the center of Granada by road takes about 30 minutes and the fare ranges between 25 (US$ 26.50) and 30 (US$ 31.80) from Monday to Friday and 35 (US$ 37.10) on weekends.