Malaga Airport News

Vueling launches today direct flights between Malaga and Moscow

Avión de la compañía VuelingThe Spanish budget airline Vueling launches today in Malaga airport a direct flight linking the Costa del Sol with Moscow. This company has scheduled two weekly connections on this route from Malaga airport-Costa del Sol with Moscow’s Domodedovo airport.

The new route to Moscow from the company Vueling adds to existing connections at the airport in Malaga to the Russian capital.

Currently, the airlines Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Transaero Airlines and Orenburg Airlines connect with different weekly frequencies the capital of the Costa del Sol with Moscow airports Domodedovo and Sheremetyevo.

The duration of direct flights is about 5 ½ hours.

Airlines schedule 10.5% more seats this winter on flights to Malaga

Flight into the Sun

Flight into the Sun

Airlines have scheduled 10.5 percent more seats on flights to Malaga that operate this winter at the Costa del Sol airport, according to Aena.

The winter season will start on October 27 and run until March 28, coinciding with the time change.

In this period, the companies located in the airport of the Costa del Sol capital will have moved more than four million passengers; this airport is the one which is experiencing most growth in the national network.

Air Berlin increases in winter its connections to Malaga


Air Berlin plane at Malaga airport

The company Air Berlin announced an improvement in their commercial position in Spain in a strategy that includes an increase of connections between Malaga airport and the German cities BerlinDüsseldorf and Stuttgart.

The second largest airline in Germany will increase in winter flights to Malaga and thus will connect the capital of the Costa del Sol with Berlin four times a week, instead of the current three. In Düsseldorf, the frequency will be daily, increasing the current connection with another day. Whereas with Stuttgart, the company will have two links. … read more »

More than 240K passengers expected for this weekend at Malaga airport

Fair of Malaga 2013

Calle Larios during the Fair of Malaga

The tourism in Malaga has noticeably improved during 2013, getting back to the figures prior to economic crisis, largely due to the extensive offer of flights connecting Costa del Sol airport with almost any city in the world. Besides this, the amazing weather of this holiday destination and the revolts in North African countries consolidates Malaga as one of the favourite coastal destinations in Europe.

According to AENA statistics, there are almost 1500 flights scheduled for this weekend, moving over 242000 passengers. Next Saturday will be established a new record of passengers influx in 2013, with 66145 users in a single day … read more »