Tenerife South Airport is located in the heart of the island's touristic centre. A complete network of buses communicates the airport to the rest of the island for as low as $3. Private pre-booked rides start at $86.
Airport IATA Code: TFS
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Rideshare and TaxiApps are not available in the majority of Spanish cities as local regulation prohibits their activity.
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Car service and transfer options from Tenerife South Airport
The Frugal Option, Tenerife's Bus Network.
Five bus lines connect the airport to different areas of the island. The prices shown on this page are for guidance only. Even though the prices shown here were taken from , we recommend visiting the site for updated prices.
- Line 40 which takes you from the Airport to Costa Adeje and Los Cristianos $4.
- Line 111 which takes you from the airport to Santa Cruz de Tenerife $10.
- Line 343 which covers Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife Norte Airport, and Los Cristianos $4.
- Line 415 which covers El Fraile and San Isidro $3.
- Line 711 which takes you from Tenerife Sur Airport to Los Cristianos, Santa Cruz, and Costa Adeje $4.
The Comfort Option, a Private driver.
Prebooked through Mozio with their local partners, KiwiTaxi or Traslados Tenerife, fares start at $94 for a private sedan with All Inclusive service which includes Meet and Greet service by a driver who will wait up to 45 minutes from your flight's arrival time.
The Speedy Option, a Prebooked Ride.
Fares start at $22 for a shared bus which will take approximately 35 minutes to get from Tenerife South Airport to Santa Cruz de Tenerife's City center.
Common Destinations from Tenerife South Airport
- Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Line 111 which takes you from the airport to Santa Cruz de Tenerife for $10. Find a Ride with .
- Candelaria: A Private Van for up to four passengers will cost around $65. Find a Ride with .
- Punta del Hidalgo: An All Inclusive Sedan for up to four passengers will cost $117. The driver will wait for 45 minutes after your plane's landing with a sign with your name on it at the arrivals area. Find a Ride with .
- La Orotava: An All Inclusive Sedan for up to four passengers will cost $128. The driver will wait for 45 minutes after your plane's landing with a sign with your name on it at the arrivals area. Find a Ride with .
- Puerto de la Cruz: Line 343 which covers Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife Norte Airport, and Los Cristianos for $4. Find a Ride with .
- Adeje: Line 40 which takes you from the Airport to Costa Adeje and Los Cristianos for $4. Find a Ride with .
Tenerife South Airport Key Information
Inaugurated in 1978 by Queen Sofia of Spain and located in the south area of Tenerife island. Serving a whooping 10 million passengers yearly it operates 24 hours a day for more than 150 companies within its facilities. Most of the traffic handled from this airport is International coming from the UK and Germany which account for more than half of their traffic.
Tenerife South Airport Terminal Maps
Passenger Terminal at Tenerife South Airport
What will you find here?
- Transport Offices and Car Hire
- Airline Offices and Baggage Check-in
- Departures and Arrivals Area
- VAT Refund Office
- Tourism Office, Information Desk, and VIP Services
- Information for Persons with Reduced Mobility
- Shops, Restaurants, and Cafeterias
- Banking and Medical Services
- Business centre
Stores and Restaurants
In addition to Tenerife's own Duty Free shops both on the arrivals and departures area, you'll find a curated selection of shops in varied categories such as Food (Casa Ricardo, Sweet Treats, Tenerife Gourmet España), Fashion and Accessories (Desigual, Superdry, Hard Rock, Sunglass Hut, Victoria's Secret), a press stand and a pharmacy.
A selection of cafes, restaurants, and fast food joints, are available at Tenerife's airport. Cafe shops include Aerogelato and Caffe Ritazza. For tapas and beer you can hit Gambrinus or Cafe & Tapas. Fast Food options include Burger King and Upper Crust. The restaurant choice includes O'Learys and Shikku Market.
TFS offers a general car parking option just a few meters from the terminal. With 24hs service, security, and surveillance. Parking can be booked in advance through their website for stays of a minimum of 8 hours with a discount if booked in advance.
As most airports after 9/11, TFS does not allow baggage storage in the premises.
Tenerife South airport counts with one lounge. Located on the first floor of the departures' passenger only zone. Access is $33.32 for adults and $15.32 for children. You can contact them by phone at 00 34 922 759 425 / 00 34 922 759 094 or email for general questions and reservations. Open on Monday, 07:00 to 22:00. Tuesday and Saturday, 07:00 to 23:00. Wednesday and Thursday, 07:00 to 21:00. Fridays, 07:00 to 00:00. Sunday, 07:00 to 22:30.
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