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Above you will see links to various helpful and informative pages helping you when you arrive at Las Palmas Airport on Gran Canaria.


All the latest news pertaining to the airport.

Covid-19 Update

After the Coronavirus pandemic, what do you need to know when travelling via Gran Canaria Airport.


Check out the Live arrivals to Gran Canaria Airport. We track all the flights scheduled to arrive at Gran Canaria airport in real-time. Check whether a flight has been delayed or whether it has already landed at LPA.


Check out the Live departures from Gran Canaria Airport. We track all the flights scheduled to depart from Gran Canaria airport in real-time. Check whether a flight is expected to be delayed or whether it has already taken off.

Airport Map

Use Google Maps of Gran Canaria Airport to get directions to all areas on the island of Gran Canaria. Especially useful when you have a car hire from the airport.

Disability Assistance

If you have a disability and require help and assistance at the airport, this page is helpful. It outlines the facilities and locations at the airport in helping you arrive at the airport and going through security to assist on the airplane.

Water Fountains

Are there any water fountains located at LPA? Yes there are located at various locations throughout the airport. Passengers can refill their empty plastic bottles free of charge.

Travelling with Pets

Taking your beloved pet on holiday? Maybe you are emigrating to Gran Canaria and need to take him with you. This page shows the steps necessary to bring your pet to the airport, onto the aircraft, and safely fly with your pet.

Airport Security Screening

This can be a nightmare for some people. What are you allowed to carry in their hand luggage? Are the x-ray scanners safe? Read through some of our tips to help with this process of the journey to Gran Canaria.


Baggage restrictions are all different for different airlines. However, there are some basic requirements you need to be aware of. What restrictions are there for cabin baggage? What about your baggage in the hold? Check out this page for an informative and helpful guide on baggage.

Airport Lounge

Fancy passing your time at LPA Las Palmas airport in style? Check out the airport lounge and what it has to offer. If you have a long wait at Gran Canaria airport it may well be something to consider.

Bus Services

There are several bus companies in Gran Canaria. There is the local bus company providing service mainly in Las Palmas. Also, there are regular buses leaving and arriving at Gran Canaria airport. This page helps you plan your trip using the excellent bus service on the island.

Duty Free

Looking to go shopping after your visit to Gran Canaria. There is an excellent duty-free shop at LPA with a variety of bargains and choices.


When you arrive at Gran Canaria airport, if you do not want to take the bus or hire a car, then the other option is to take an airport transfer. We have teamed up with Solhop to give you the best and cheapest airport taxi transfer from LPA to your destination on Gran Canaria.


What airlines fly into Las Palmas Gran Canaria Airport. This page shows you the airline carriers that use the airport.


There are adequate parking facilities at Gran Canaria Airport. This page helps with all aspects of airport parking.

Internet WiFi

You can log on to the Airport WiFi when in the terminal building. Find out what you can use and the options available to keep connected.

10 Airport Scams to Avoid

Check out 10 common airport scams and how to avoid them. How to be prepared in 2019 and feel safe when travelling abroad.

Taking your Bike

Do you want to take your own bike to Gran Canaria? The island has some great roads to explore. Read our guide to taking your bike and getting it through check-in at the airport.

Child Car Seat, Booster Seats & Pushchairs

Many parents prefer the re-assurance of taking their child’s car seat or booster seat with them when they travel, therefore they should know what their airline carrier allows.

EU Cabin Regulations

Just what can you take into the cabin when you board your flight? You may be aware of the weight and size requirements for your baggage but what about the contents? What are the EU cabin regulations?

Lost Luggage

What can you do if your luggage does not arrive at your destination airport? Our guide will explain the procedure for locating and having your lost luggage returned.

LPA Gran Ganaria Shops

Check out all the shops within LPA Gran Canaria airport in the Main terminal

Bag Wrap

Should you protect your luggage and avail of the bag wrap service at Gran Canaria airport

Smoking at Gran Canaria Airport

Find out about smoking areas at Las Palmas airport.

Flying when Pregnant

Top Tips for flying when pregnant.

Useful Spanish Airport Phrases

To help at LPA airport here are some useful phrases to look out for.

Passport E-Gates

The airport has the latest e-Gate allowing a quicker border entry.

Travel Insurance – Do I need It?

Since the unexpected can occur at times, it’s prudent to be prepared just in case. Therefore, the question: Travel insurance – Do You Need It?

Travel with Children

Thanks to the family amenities at LPA airport, keeping your small ones entertained, nourished, and watered is much easier.

Entry Requirements for Gran Canaria

Visa and Passport requirements for EU and Non EU visitors

Travelling with an Assistance Dog at LPA

4 great tips if you are flying to Gran Canaria Airport with an assistance dog

ATMs & Currency Exchange

Information on the location of Cash machines and Money Exchange counters at LPA airport

Fear of Flying

Tips for overcoming the fear of flying.

Entry/Exit System

Information on the new EES being introduced this year.

ETIAS at Gran Canaria Airport

2025 sees the introduction of ETIAS for all non-EU travellers to Gran Canaria

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