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Airport Codes:

IATA: MJV
ICAO: LELC


Distances from MJV to:

Cartagena 30 km
Torrevieja 32 km
Benidorm 143 km


Nearest Major Airports:

Alicante Airport 90 km
Almeria Airport 213 km
Granada Jaen Airport 336 km

Car Hire Murcia

Murcia Airport Guide

Murcia is a university town with its roots strongly in agriculture. There are baroque churches and palaces to see as well as pretty countryside and beaches in the surrounding area. A few highlights are the Cathedral of Murcia built between 1394-1465 in Castilian Gothic style and the 17th century Palacio del Almudi. Whilst in the town, visit the Salzillo Museum where you can see carved wooden religious sculptures, they are famous for looking very life-like. Take a drive out to El Valle and the mountains with your car hire Murcia and see great views of the town, especially at sunset. Also, visit the mountain-top 11th century Moorish Monteagudo Castle.


Murcia Airport Directions

The A-30 and the C-3319 take you from the town centre to the airport with your car hire Murcia Airport, in approximately 45 minutes.


Murcia Airport Parking

There is a public car park with 749 spaces, just a few minutes walk from the terminal building.


Murcia Airport Flight Information

Most flights are to the UK and Scandinavia and are operated by charter and budget airlines. There are also flights to Madrid with Iberia, although most visitors fly into Murcia Airport to stay on the Costa Calida or Costa Blanca.


Hotels Near Murcia Airport

There are no hotels based at the airport, although there are some small hotels nearby, just 1.5 km away. Just two are the Hotel Albohera and the Hotel Mar Mediterraneo, in the seaside town of Santiago de la Ribera.


Murcia Time Zone

Murcia is in the Central European Time Zone and 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Meantime (GMT+1).

Murcia Info


Murcia San Javier Airport is a growing airport but has limited facilities. There are 2 ATMs for those extra Euros and an airport information desk if you need to ask anything about your journey. You can have lunch at Cafeteria Serunion or just grab a sandwich for your journey at Subway. There are a few shops to browse whilst you wait, you can buy gifts at Iberica Negocentro and fashion and accessories at Las Lilas. There is also a convenience store and delicatessen.

Murcia Airport Trivia:

  • Murcia Airport’s full name is Murcia-San Javier Airport.
  • The region is often called ‘Europe’s orchard’, due to the export of fruit and vegetables.
  • The locals are nicknamed ‘green stomachs’ by people from other towns.
  • Murcia was founded in 825AD by the Emir of Cordoba and named ‘Mursiya’.
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