Palma Mallorca Airport Guide

Low Cost Palma Mallorca Airport Parking

The airport of Palma de Mallorca is located just 8 km, or 5 miles from Palma, the capital city of the island, and is a hub for a couple of major airline companies. Palma de Mallorca Airport is modern and well equipped, and has a variety of parking options. The main car park is within easy reach of the terminal buildings.

Motorists from the Palma-Santanyí motorway easily access Palma de Mallorca Airport, and the main parking area is found directly in front of the passenger terminal building. It is a large building with approximately 5,700 parking spaces available. The parking area is also divided into various sections for different types of parking. For example, the car hire company vehicles are parked on the ground floor of the building, nearby the car rental offices. At Palma de Mallorca Airport, motorists can choose between short-term parking, express parking, long-stay parking and VIP parking options. There are also disabled parking spaces specifically marked in each parking area.

The Car Park at Palma de Mallorca Airport

The main parking building at the airport is located within walking distance of the terminals; therefore no further means of transport is required in order to reach the departures area. The car park is directly connected to the departures area of the terminal from the fourth floor, by way of a tunnel, and it is also connected to the arrivals area of the airport. The first to the fourth floor of the building is for the general use of passengers and visitors, and can be used for short-stay parking. There are approximately 3,180 spaces available on these floors. The first half an hour of parking in this area is free, therefore it is a good choice for those collecting arriving passengers, or for those who would like to drop-off departing passengers and their baggage. For the first four days of parking the maximum rate per day is €10.80, and from the fifth day onwards, the maximum daily rate is €8.65.

There is also what is known as a Paid Public parking area, with approximately 1,660 spaces available. This area is found on the fifth and sixth floors of the parking building.   

Long-Stay Parking at Palma de Mallorca Airport

A new area for less expensive long-term parking is now available at Palma de Mallorca Airport. This is the best area in which to park if you are going to be away for a few days or even weeks. The long-stay parking area is located a bit further from the terminal buildings, and therefore complimentary shuttle buses provide transport to these locations. They are minibuses, which operate from covered stops at the parking area, and will deliver you and your baggage to as nearby the entrance of the terminal as possible. On your return, the buses are available from right outside the terminal’s exit. In order to reach the long-stay parking area simply follow the signs to the airport, and then move into the service road after exiting from the highway. The parking area is signposted as ‘Long Stay ‘ parking.

The long-stay parking lot at Palma de Mallorca Airport offers rates in accordance to the number of days needed for parking, and is monitored 24 hours a day by CCTV. Motorists may also reserve a space in advance of their arrival over the telephone or by email.

Express Parking at Palma de Mallorca Airport  

The closest parking area to the terminal building is known as the Express Car Park, and is located directly outside the arrivals area. It is most convenient for collecting passengers. The car park is equipped with surveillance cameras, and offers affordable tariffs. An alternative way to park at the airport is to use the VIP parking services. Your car will be collected from outside the Departures Terminal and parked on your behalf on the 6th floor of the parking building.   

All the car-parking areas at Palma de Mallorca Airport have dedicated spaces reserved for disabled drivers. There are six spaces in the Paid Public area of the parking building, and six spaces per level of the General Use floors of parking. The dedicated spaces are conveniently located right beside the lifts and escalators for easy access to the terminal building. Eight spaces are available in the long-stay parking lot, and the shuttle buses are equipped for the transport of wheelchair bound passengers.

Automatic payment machines are available at various convenient locations within the terminals and on the levels of the parking building for parking payments. There is also a manned station open 24 hours a day at the Express parking area. Further information regarding parking options at Palma de Mallorca Airport, and parking rates, can be obtained from the airport’s official website, at