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Malaga airport air control towerThe airport of Málage - Costa del Sol, popularly known as Pablo Picasso Airport, is situated in the district of Churriana, community of Málaga, at 7 km south west of the city centre of Málaga. It is the most important airport of the Autonomous Community of Andalusia.

The Airport of Málaga - Costa del Sol, forms part of the public business entity AENA, Aeropuertos Españoles y Navegación Aérea. It occupies the fourth place among the Spanish airports, due to its considerably high volume of passengers. Within the European Union it is the 22nd biggest airport. It is also considered as the main entrance or exit gate for tourism at the famous Costa de Sol and the rest of Andalusia.

It is also known as Pablo Picasso Airport, due to the fact that the Terminal T2 was named after the famous malacitano painter Pablo Ruiz Picasso (1881-1973). During several years, this terminal was the most famous terminal until the implementation of the new terminal T3, on the 15th of March, 2010.

Information and contact

Aeropuerto de Málaga-Costa del Sol

Address: Avenida Comandante García Morato, s/n, 29004 Málaga
Phone numbers: (+34) 91 321 10 00 / 902 404 704

AENA (information and Customer service)

(+34) 91 321 10 00 / 902 404 704

Job advertisements

AENA employment portal

Contact for people with hearing and/or speech impairment

Aena has an information and customer service line for passengers with hearing and/or speech impairment. If you are interested in this service you can access the instructions for downloading the free software required to use it from your mobile phone:
Access to instructions (Telesor ToMobile).
Once installed, you can ring the following numbers for any queries and/or to request assistance in Spanish airports:
902 404 704 / (+34) 91 321 10 00 (outside Spain, or if you can not ring 902 lines)
The service operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

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Lost and found office

Lost in the airport facilities objects can be claimed (free service):
Terminal T3, floor 1 Check-in area, behind check-in desks 363-385.
(+34) 952 048 837 / (+34) 952 048 851
Fill the lost property claim form.

Lost objects in the aircraft

Lost in the aircraft facilities objects need be claimed at the airlines or their handling company:
Aviapartner: (+34) 952 974 107
Easy Jet (Menzies): (+34) 952 974 324
Groundforce: (+34) 952 048 378
Iberia: (+34) 952 136 292
Norwegian Air: (+34) 952 974 324
Ryanair: (+34) 02 406 349

Weapons control department

To ask about dangerous luggage, such us firearms, etc. you can address to the police Guardia Civil (spanish police):
T3 planta 1, zona de facturación
(+34) 952 974 643

Check further information about security forces at additional passenger services.

Exhibitions, Museum and Cultural visits to the Airport

For information about:

  • Airport exhibition hall
  • Airport, Navigation and Air Transport Museum
  • Airport cultural tours

please visit the section cultural activities at Malaga airport.

Technical Information

The coordinates of the airport premises are as follows: 36°40′32″N y 4°29′52″O.

The ICAO/OACI code is LEMG, and the IATA code is AGP.

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The airport has two runways in "V600" form, with a separation of 14 degrees in-between, at 52 feet above sea level:
Main runway 13/31, with a length of 3200x45 meters (10 500 x 148 feet) at 16 meters above sea level.
Secondary runway 12/30, with a length of 3000x45 meters. Only opens when high traffic and high seasons.


It disposes of five Terminals: T1, T2, T3, a General aviation terminal (GA) and a Cargo terminal.

Most passengers come from international destinations as London / Gatwick, Dublin, Manchester, London/Stansted, Paris/Charles de Gaulle, Amsterdam/Schiphol, Brussels, Copenhague…
Important national airports destinations are Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas, Barcelona el Prat and Palma de Mallorca.

Who we are offers information to the visitors, related to the Málaga-Costa del sol airport, but has no direct or indirect connection with AENA, the administrator of the biggest part of the Spanish airport network. For further explanations about flight schedules, connections, Immigration services, airlines and/or luggage, please send an e-mail to the following address

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