Costa del Sol is the
region situated on the south of Spain, in the community of Andalusia.
The international airport is Costa del Sol is the Málaga-Pablo Ruiz Picasso
International Airport and it is 8km from
Málaga City and 5km from Torremolinos.
There are a lot of direct flights from many Spanish, European, Northern African
and US cities to Costa del Sol via variety of major airlines. (Airport Passenger
Information Telephone: (+34) 902 404 704)
There is a free shuttle bus connecting Terminals 1-2 with Car Parks 1, 2,
3 in every 20 minutes. There are public transport to the airport from the
capital city of the Costa del Sol and other important locations. Buses operate
from Málaga and Marbella to the airport. EMT’s (Empresa Malagueña de
Transportes) line 19 (www.emtmalaga.es) connects the airport to the city
centre and run in every 20 to 45 minutes.
There is a Commuter train C1 (Cercanías RENFE, www.renfe.es) runs between
Málaga and Fuengirola and stopping opposite Airport Terminal 2. To reach the
airport from Málaga by train takes about 15 mins.
There are also two taxi ranks (Unitaxi (+34 952 333 333) and Radiotaxi
(+34 952 040 804)) at the airport to take from.
The Port of Málaga operates ferries (passengers and goods) between the Iberian
Peninsula and the Autonomous City in Africa.
Port of Málaga is the leading port for the most Mediterranean cruises.
There are eleven marinas on
Costa del Sol that include; Benalmádena, Estepona, Fuengirola, Marbella, Manilva,
Málaga, and Vélez-Málaga.
From the María Zambrano Station in Málaga;
- The AVE high-speed Train and other rail lines operates between towns and
cities of Andalusia, the north of Spain and the Mediterranean coastal area.
- The Arco García Lorca Train operates between Espeluy, Andújar, Córdoba
Central, Montilla, Puente Genil, and Bobadilla.
- The Trenhotel Gibralfaro Train operates between Barcelona-Sants, Camp de
Tarragona, Zaragoza-Delicias, Córdoba-Central, Puente Genil-Herrera and
The highway connection to Costa del Sol
is the A-4 (Andalusian Highway) or A-7 (Mediterranean Highway).