Exploring Malaga (AGP)
The main airport serving Spain’s eternally popular Costa del Sol, Malaga Airport (AGP) is the entrance to your vacation in the sun. With year round Europe-wide flights and seasonal transatlantic services from New York, it’s easy to get here. The main terminal for international visitors offers plenty of shops, ranging from Malaga souvenirs to designer Duty Free. With trains and buses operating from this terminal, getting to holiday hotspots like Marbella and the cultural core of Marbella city is a breeze.
Accommodations in Malaga (AGP)
The wide variety of hotels near Malaga Airport means you’ll find the perfect place for a bargain price. They range from boutique guesthouses to big brand resorts. For a fun-packed family vacation, the resorts offer leisure facilities, including outdoor pools, children’s clubs, and saunas. Many rooms have balconies with sea views. The smaller guesthouses offer a more homely experience, ideal for a quiet, romantic break. Recommended cheap accommodations are Hotel Málaga Nostrum and Holiday Inn Express Malaga Airport.
Sightseeing in Malaga
The airport itself offers several hotels – ideal if you have a very early flight in the morning. Here, you’ll also be close to golf clubs and Los Alamos Beach. For a beach break with a humming nightlife, head to Torremolinos, 8 kilometers south of the airport. If you’d prefer the culture of the Picasso Museum, old Moorish streets, Gibralfaro Castle, and an ornate Renaissance cathedral, then stay in central Malaga.
Transportation in Malaga (AGP)
Malaga Airport is located just to the west of the city, and is well connected by bus and train services. By train, it’s just an 8-minute journey to Malaga, and you can also get services to Torremolinos and other hotspots. Buses and taxis are also readily available, while a hire car will let you explore the Costa del Sol at your leisure.