The Malaga Airport ( Aeropuerto de Malaga Costa Del Sol airport) (AGP) began at 1919.
Therefore, it is the airport in Spain that has been in operation the longest.
It was even used throughout the civil war by both rival sides,Franco’s supporters and defenders of the Republic.
The history of the Malaga Airport.
In 1919 the Malaga airfield was inaugurated on a plot of land called “El Rompedizo”.
with the first Tolouse-Casablanca commercial line.
The only Spanish airport that has continued to operate continuously,
For this reason, thus becoming the oldest.
The airport originally had a small dirt track about 500 meters long.
Throughout the Spanish vicil war the airport was used.
As of 1939, work began on the expansion of the airport and it currently has two runways.
Later, in 1968 it was built the new terminal, Pablo Ruiz Picasso.
Currently, Malaga airport is among the first in Spain in importance.
And receives most of the flights to Andalusia.
The new Malaga Airport.
The latest reforms have provided the airport with better accesses.
Terminal 3 and a new 7-storey car park building.
Now, more than 70 airlines operate at Malaga Costa del Sol airport.
Basically, connecting daily with 20 Spanish cities and more than 100 cities in Europe.
Mainly with the United Kingdom, central Europe, the Nordic countries and the main cities of :
Eastern Europe, Northern Europe. Africa, the Middle East and North America.
What cities are close to Malaga airport?
Malaga Costa del Sol airport (AGP….) Is located just 8 kilometers from the center of Malaga.
Near Malaga there are two types of towns: large inland municipalities and coastal places.
On the first place:
All of them with beautiful beaches with all services, excellent gastronomy and water sports.
In the case of Benalmádena and Mijas, they also have their interior part:
Less than an hour from Malaga airport.
One of the most valued beaches on the Costa del Sol by its wild appearance and its vegetation.
If we go outside the province.
Just one hour away.
The capital of tapas and where you can walk through the Albaicín.
In addition, the city of Malaga has good communication with other Andalusian provinces .
The best Andalusian capitals near the Malaga airport.
So that your holidays are as complete as possible.
The most beautiful towns in Andalusia.
Telecabbie especially recommends visiting Antequera.
The journey is approximately one hour long.
To contemplate its Neolithic dolmens and the Torcal, a unique in the world.
Which will make you feel like you’re on another planet.
And in an hour and a half from Malaga airport we will drive you to Ronda,.
Without a doubt, the most beautiful town in Spain.
You cannot miss that photograph, nor that of the oldest bullring in Spain.
Or taste the migas a la rondeña and partridge to the tajo.