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Murcia Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Murcia Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

MJV Airport Overview

murcia airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Murcia Airport.

What to Expect

Opened in January 2019, the modest terminal at Murcia Airport (code: MJV) primarily handles seasonal flights from Northern Europe. Current facilities are minimal, with just a Costa Coffee in operation. Free WiFi helps pass the time.

Sleeping in Murcia Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info, or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos. You can also visit the airport’s website for current information. For more airport information, continue scrolling down to explore more in our Murcia Airport Guide.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.  For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 7:30 AM – 10:30 PM (Mon-Fri) and 8:30 AM -10:30PM (Sat-Sun).

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Murcia, but there are a few small B&Bs on the road into the city centre.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Murcia, search for deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

At the time of this update, there are no airport lounges that economy-class travellers can pay to use.

Rest & Relaxation Zones

There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Drinking Water

Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

Food & Drinks

At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour food options in the airport. During flight operation hours, you will find restaurants and cafes available in the public area, Departures (landside), and Departures (airside). Note that some of the food concessions close during the winter months. Plan ahead.

Luggage Storage & Lockers

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Mobile Charging

A reader tells us there is no mobile charging available. (September 2021)

Showers

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WiFi/Internet

Free unlimited WiFi is available at Murcia – San Javier Airport. Connect to the “Airport Free WiFi AENA” network.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so check your bank’s fee schedule and daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Landside, Floor 0, Check-in Hall • Landside, Floor 0, Arrivals Hall.

Duty-Free & Shopping – Murcia Duty-Free is in Departures (airside). The other options are the Iberica Shop, which sells gourmet Spanish produce and delicacies. Location: Departures (airside) Hours: vary depending on the season. A shoe store and a jewelry shop are the other airport shopping options (Airside).

Information Desk – If you have any questions, visit the airport information desk for assistance! Location: Check-in hall, Floor 0.

Luggage Trolleys – Need a hand with your bags? Baggage carts are available.

Medical Services – First aid services are available if you feel unwell or injured yourself.

Police – Yes

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airlines
Murcia Airport is served by the following airlines: Air Arabia• Binter • EasyJet • Jet2 • Norwegian • Ryanair • Smartwings • TUIfly • Volotea • Vueling.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Bus

Several bus routes connect MJV airport to the city center and surrounding areas. For more information regarding bus routes, schedules and rates, visit the airport website.

Car Rentals

On-site car rental agencies include: Centauro • Europcar • Firefly • Goldcar Rental  • Sixt.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxi

Metered taxis are readily available at the airport during airport hours of operation. At the time of this update, the estimated one-way fare between the airport and Murcia is €29. Please note that the fare rate increases during nighttime (from 10:00 PM – 7:00 AM.)

Last updated: 2024-01-30

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers, and their websites. We are not representatives of any of the above-mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.