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The nearest airport to Nerja is in Malaga. This is 43.5 miles away from Nerja: about 50Mins by car. This is the best airport to look at if you want to book flights to Nerja, although there are some alternative options in and around Andalusia. Read on for more information on airports near Nerja, or click here to book flights to Malaga.

Nearest Airports to Nerja

There are three airports within about 100 miles of Nerja. While Malaga is the closest (and most convenient) option, travellers can also opt to fly into Granada or Almeria.

Distance from Nerja Driving time (approx)
Malaga Airport 43.5 miles 50Mins
Granada Airport 68.4 miles 1Hr 10Mins
Almeria Airport 101 miles 1Hr 40Mins

Which airport is best for flying to Nerja?

You can choose from three airports when you book flights to Nerja. The one you choose should depend on:

• Price: cheap flights to Nerja mean more money to spend on your holiday.
• Convenience: are there direct flights from your nearest airport?
• Comfort: do your favourite airline fly to that airport?

The table below includes information about the top airlines serving each airport, along with some of the most popular UK airports with direct flights.

Top Airlines Fly direct from
Malaga Airport Easyjet

Ryanair

British Airways

London

Manchester

Birmingham

Bristol

East Midlands

Granada Airport BA CityFlyer London
Almeria Airport Easyjet

Jet2

London

Manchester

Birmingham

Glasgow

Newcastle

Getting from the airport to Nerja

Another big consideration is transport. If it takes too long or costs too much to reach Nerja from your chosen airport, then it doesn’t matter how cheap the flight is. The table below contains information about public and private transfers from each of the airports serving Nerja.

Car

Malaga Airport
50Mins

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Granada Airport
1Hr 10Mins

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Almeria Airport
1Hr 40Mins

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Taxi

Malaga Airport
50Mins

€80-100*

Granada Airport
1Hr 10Mins

€110*

Almeria Airport
1Hr 40Mins

€160*

Bus

Malaga Airport
2Hrs

€36* Includes transfer to Malaga bus station.

Granada Airport
3.5Hrs

€23* Includes transfer to bus station in Granada.

Almeria Airport
4Hrs 50Mins

€38* Includes transfer into Almeria to catch bus.

Train

Malaga Airport
N/A
Granada Airport
N/A
Almeria Airport
N/A

*Prices subject to change