Malaga airport based on 9 March 1919, is located in the district of Churriana, eight kilometers from the city center. Currently he ranked fourth in terms of volume of traffic between the airports of Spain, third in the Iberian Peninsula, and the twenty place in the European Union.
According to a recent article (August 10, 2016) from “Diario Sur” Journal is the third better airport in Europe respect to persons’ flow thanks to his facilities which allow a persons’ traffic between 10 and 25 million travelers. . As to the June information, Malaga airport also occupies the third position in his category for travelers’ volume with a growth of 14.2 %.
” This information confirms that this year is a tourist splendid year that is experiencing the Costa del Sol, which goes way of offering record numbers, and in addition demonstrating that his growth also stands out in the European context “, commented Elías Bendodo, president of Tourism On Costa del Sol and of the County council.