Morning fog caused nine flights to divert from Málaga airport

The dense fog and mist last night and this morning in parts of Málaga province resulted in nine aircraft being diverted from Málaga to Sevilla and Granada airports. A Low Visibility Protocol (LVP) was in effect from 20:20 on Tuesday evening until 09:45 on Wednesday morning.

Direct bus service from Nerja to Málaga airport

There is currently, on a trial basis, one direct bus service each day from Málaga Airport to Nerja and one from Nerja to Málaga Airport, so no changing at Málaga bus station.

Second runway at Málaga airport expected to open in June

The airport authority AENA currently expects the new second runway at Málaga airport to be inaugurated in June and when fully operational, it will allow 72 planes to land and take off each hour compared to the current figure of 37.

Easter Week flights

Over 8.5 million passengers are expected to pass through Spanish airports during Easter Week, an increase of 9.7% on last year.

New airport train station inaugurated

The end of long walks with heavy bags is nigh for passengers arriving at Málaga airport who wish to take the train into the city centre, either to connect with the AVE high-speed train service or continue their onward journey by other means.

Increase in passenger numbers at Málaga airport

According to the director of AENA,  Juan Ignacio Lema, overall passenger figures for Málaga airport already show an increase over 2009 and this gives grounds for optimism for the rest of the year.