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Fuerteventura Airport Departures

Use our handy guide and links to airport services to make sure you have a great airport experience. Take the stress out of your time at Fuerteventura Airport and get on with enjoying your trip to its fullest.


Fuerteventura Airport Departures - FAQs

Are there 2 airports in Fuerteventura?

Fuerteventura only has 1 international airport, Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) which is also known as El Matorral Airport. The airport is located on the east coast, just south of the capital.

What shops does Fuerteventura Airport have?

Below you can see the shops available at Fuerteventura Airport:

  • Farmacia - Pharmacy
  • Finca Aloe Vera - Health
  • Fuerteventura Duty Free - Duty Free
  • Hudson News - Convenience Store
  • Lava - Fashion Accessories
  • Lenita & XTG - Fashion Accessories
  • Sunglass Hut - Fashion Accessories
  • The Ocean Company - Fashion Accessories
  • Thinking Canarias - Souvenirs
  • Tutti Frutti - Convenience Store

How long before flight should I arrive at Fuerteventura Airport?

The general rule of thumb is to arrive at Fuerteventura Airport at least 2-3 hours before your flight departure time, this allows time for additional security checks and any unexpected problems that may arise. It's also worth checking with your airline to see what they suggest and when their check-in desks open.

Is there a smoking area in Fuerteventura Airport?

Smoking is prohibited in all the indoor areas of Fuerteventura Airport, but you are able to smoke outside so long as you are away from any doors or windows.


Fuerteventura Airport Departures Overview

Fuerteventura Airport has 1 terminal arranged over 2 floors that handles departures to 17 international destinations for 39 airlines. You'll find a range of shops and restaurants in the airport as well as free WiFi so you can keep up-to-date with your socials.

Fuerteventura Airport Travel Information

There are 3 bus routes that travel to the airport, all operated by Tiadhe and stopping just outside the terminal for your convenience. The routes are:

  • Route 3
  • Route 10
  • Route 16

Taxis are available outside the Terminal building, however it's worth knowing that Taxis are operated by the various municipalities of Fuerteventura, and therefore can only pick up a passenger within their operating area. While you may see multiple taxi companies dropping off at the airport they may not be able to pick you up.





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